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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 2:47 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, November 29, 2012 at 14:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 56' North, Longitude: 144° 57' 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' 05.2"0.10 misouth937.71 mi
24 hours11° 41' 22.3"755.40 mieast0° 28' 56.6"33.19 misouth757.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SaipanFri 12:56 AM639 km397 miles345 nmSouth S
HagåtñaFri 12:56 AM825 km513 miles445 nmSouth S
HamamatsuThu 11:56 PM1684 km1046 miles909 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShizuokaThu 11:56 PM1685 km1047 miles910 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YokohamaThu 11:56 PM1691 km1051 miles913 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KawasakiThu 11:56 PM1698 km1055 miles917 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SagamiharaThu 11:56 PM1712 km1064 miles924 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoThu 11:56 PM1715 km1066 miles926 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaThu 11:56 PM1764 km1096 miles953 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OsakaThu 11:56 PM1783 km1108 miles963 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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