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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 3:52:00 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 15:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 55' North, Longitude: 131° 25' 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' 10.6"0.21 miSouth937.72 mi
24 hours11° 41' 15.9"755.29 miEast0° 31' 06.8"35.67 miSouth757.42 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaipeiThu 11:52 PM1113 km691 miles601 nmWest-northwest WNW
KagoshimaFri 12:52 AM1184 km736 miles640 nmNorth N
QuezonThu 11:52 PM1295 km805 miles699 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManilaThu 11:52 PM1309 km813 miles707 nmWest-southwest WSW
KumamotoFri 12:52 AM1318 km819 miles712 nmNorth N
FoochowThu 11:52 PM1362 km846 miles735 nmWest-northwest WNW
FukuokaFri 12:52 AM1407 km874 miles760 nmNorth N
XiamenThu 11:52 PM1424 km885 miles769 nmWest-northwest WNW
KitakyushuFri 12:52 AM1435 km892 miles775 nmNorth N
MatsuyamaFri 12:52 AM1438 km893 miles776 nmNorth N

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