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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.

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

UTC time = Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 3:56:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 100%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 15:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 31' North, Longitude: 118° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.57 meters/second, 1514.0 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' 55.8"940.46 miWest0° 02' 08.0"2.45 miNorth940.35 mi
24 hours11° 40' 24.6"756.41 miEast0° 24' 39.7"28.28 miNorth755.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KaohsiungWed 11:56 PM330 km205 miles178 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ShantouWed 11:56 PM382 km238 miles206 nmNorthwest NW
XiamenWed 11:56 PM442 km275 miles239 nmNorth N
TaichungWed 11:56 PM448 km278 miles242 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Baguio CityWed 11:56 PM493 km306 miles266 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KowloonWed 11:56 PM510 km317 miles276 nmWest-northwest WNW
Hong KongWed 11:56 PM516 km321 miles279 nmWest-northwest WNW
HsinchuWed 11:56 PM526 km327 miles284 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ShenzhenWed 11:56 PM538 km334 miles290 nmWest-northwest WNW
Taoyuan CityWed 11:56 PM560 km348 miles302 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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