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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 15:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 55' North
Longitude: 131° 09' 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"937.78 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 misouth937.79 mi
24 hours11° 41' 15.8"755.34 mieast0° 31' 09.4"35.73 misouth757.48 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NahaFri 12:52 AM680 km423 miles367 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TaipeiThu 11:52 PM1088 km676 miles587 nmWest-northwest WNW
KagoshimaFri 12:52 AM1183 km735 miles639 nmNorth N
QuezonThu 11:52 PM1271 km790 miles686 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManilaThu 11:52 PM1282 km796 miles692 nmWest-southwest WSW
KumamotoFri 12:52 AM1317 km818 miles711 nmNorth N
FoochowThu 11:52 PM1331 km827 miles719 nmWest-northwest WNW
XiamenThu 11:52 PM1398 km869 miles755 nmWest-northwest WNW
FukuokaFri 12:52 AM1412 km878 miles763 nmNorth N
KitakyushuFri 12:52 AM1434 km891 miles775 nmNorth N
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