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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 14:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 56' North
Longitude: 144° 41' 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' 05.3"0.10 misouth937.77 mi
24 hours11° 41' 22.2"755.45 mieast0° 28' 59.2"33.24 misouth757.38 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 AM644 km400 miles348 nmSouth S
Guam (Hagåtña)Fri 12:56 AM825 km512 miles445 nmSouth S
HamamatsuThu 11:56 PM1673 km1039 miles903 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShizuokaThu 11:56 PM1675 km1041 miles905 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YokohamaThu 11:56 PM1683 km1046 miles909 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KawasakiThu 11:56 PM1690 km1050 miles913 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SagamiharaThu 11:56 PM1704 km1059 miles920 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TokyoThu 11:56 PM1707 km1061 miles922 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NagoyaThu 11:56 PM1752 km1089 miles946 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OsakaThu 11:56 PM1769 km1099 miles955 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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