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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 14:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 56' North
Longitude: 149° 32' 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 misouth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 30' 44.8"937.77 miwest0° 00' 03.3"0.07 misouth937.77 mi
24 hours11° 41' 24.3"755.48 mieast0° 28' 12.7"32.35 misouth757.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanFri 12:36 AM749 km466 miles405 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HagåtñaFri 12:36 AM968 km602 miles523 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandFri 2:36 AM1799 km1118 miles971 nmEast E
PalikirFri 1:36 AM1808 km1124 miles976 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YokohamaThu 11:36 PM1876 km1166 miles1013 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KawasakiThu 11:36 PM1881 km1169 miles1016 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoThu 11:36 PM1897 km1179 miles1024 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShizuokaThu 11:36 PM1901 km1182 miles1027 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SagamiharaThu 11:36 PM1902 km1182 miles1027 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HamamatsuThu 11:36 PM1916 km1190 miles1034 nmNorthwest NW
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