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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: 99%
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 Thursday, November 29, 2012 at 14:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 56' North
Longitude: 154° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.34 meters/second, 1509.6 km/hour, 938.0 miles/hour or 815.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.63 miwest0° 00' 00.0"0.00 minorth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 30' 44.8"937.77 miwest0° 00' 01.2"0.02 misouth937.77 mi
24 hours11° 41' 26.5"755.52 mieast0° 27' 21.6"31.37 misouth757.31 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandFri 2:14 AM1247 km775 miles673 nmEast E
HagåtñaFri 12:14 AM1353 km841 miles731 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirFri 1:14 AM1591 km988 miles859 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YokohamaThu 11:14 PM2189 km1360 miles1182 nmNorthwest NW
TokyoThu 11:14 PM2205 km1370 miles1190 nmNorthwest NW
MajuroFri 2:14 AM2329 km1447 miles1258 nmSoutheast SE
NagoyaThu 11:14 PM2360 km1466 miles1274 nmNorthwest NW
OsakaThu 11:14 PM2432 km1511 miles1313 nmNorthwest NW
KyotoThu 11:14 PM2434 km1512 miles1314 nmNorthwest NW
KobeThu 11:14 PM2458 km1528 miles1327 nmNorthwest NW
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