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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 3:46:00 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 15:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 55' North, Longitude: 132° 52' 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' 00.1"0.00 miSouth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 30' 44.7"937.71 miWest0° 00' 10.2"0.19 miSouth937.72 mi
24 hours11° 41' 16.7"755.30 miEast0° 30' 52.9"35.41 miSouth757.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KagoshimaFri 12:46 AM1204 km748 miles650 nmNorth N
TaipeiThu 11:46 PM1250 km776 miles675 nmWest-northwest WNW
KumamotoFri 12:46 AM1333 km828 miles720 nmNorth N
FukuokaFri 12:46 AM1424 km885 miles769 nmNorth N
QuezonThu 11:46 PM1428 km887 miles771 nmWest-southwest WSW
MatsuyamaFri 12:46 AM1431 km889 miles773 nmNorth N
ManilaThu 11:46 PM1441 km896 miles778 nmWest-southwest WSW
KitakyushuFri 12:46 AM1448 km900 miles782 nmNorth N
MelekeokFri 12:46 AM1497 km930 miles809 nmSouth S
HagåtñaFri 1:46 AM1508 km937 miles814 nmEast-southeast ESE

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