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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 = Thursday, November 29, 2012 at 2:46:00 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: 99%

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 Thursday, November 29, 2012 at 14:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 56' North, Longitude: 147° 23' 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"937.70 miWest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 miSouth937.71 mi
24 hours11° 41' 23.3"755.42 miEast0° 28' 33.5"32.74 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
SaipanFri 12:46 AM657 km408 miles355 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HagåtñaFri 12:46 AM870 km541 miles470 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YokohamaThu 11:46 PM1782 km1107 miles962 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KawasakiThu 11:46 PM1784 km1108 miles963 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShizuokaThu 11:46 PM1789 km1112 miles966 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HamamatsuThu 11:46 PM1796 km1116 miles970 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoThu 11:46 PM1800 km1118 miles972 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SagamiharaThu 11:46 PM1801 km1119 miles973 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaThu 11:46 PM1882 km1169 miles1016 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OsakaThu 11:46 PM1918 km1192 miles1036 nmNorthwest NW

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