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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 100%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:46 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 15:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 30' North, Longitude: 120° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.58 meters/second, 1514.1 km/hour, 940.8 miles/hour or 817.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.68 miwest0° 00' 02.1"0.04 minorth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 30' 56.0"940.56 miwest0° 02' 08.9"2.46 minorth940.45 mi
24 hours11° 40' 22.8"756.46 mieast0° 25' 00.4"28.67 minorth755.97 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KaohsiungWed 11:46 PM286 km177 miles154 nmNorth N
TaichungWed 11:46 PM404 km251 miles218 nmNorth N
Baguio CityWed 11:46 PM454 km282 miles245 nmSouth S
HsinchuWed 11:46 PM476 km296 miles257 nmNorth N
TaipeiWed 11:46 PM508 km316 miles274 nmNorth N
XiamenWed 11:46 PM526 km327 miles284 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShantouWed 11:46 PM540 km336 miles292 nmNorthwest NW
Tarlac CityWed 11:46 PM557 km346 miles301 nmSouth S
MabalacatWed 11:46 PM588 km365 miles317 nmSouth S
AngelesWed 11:46 PM595 km370 miles321 nmSouth S
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