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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 14:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 56' North
Longitude: 147° 06' 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' 44.7"937.77 miwest0° 00' 04.3"0.08 misouth937.77 mi
24 hours11° 41' 23.2"755.47 mieast0° 28' 36.0"32.80 misouth757.37 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanFri 12:46 AM650 km404 miles351 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Guam (Hagåtña)Fri 12:46 AM862 km535 miles465 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YokohamaThu 11:46 PM1767 km1098 miles954 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KawasakiThu 11:46 PM1772 km1101 miles957 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShizuokaThu 11:46 PM1776 km1104 miles959 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HamamatsuThu 11:46 PM1783 km1108 miles963 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoThu 11:46 PM1789 km1112 miles966 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SagamiharaThu 11:46 PM1790 km1112 miles966 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaThu 11:46 PM1867 km1160 miles1008 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OsakaThu 11:46 PM1901 km1181 miles1027 nmNorthwest NW
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