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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: 96%

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 Friday, November 30, 2012 at 16:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 23' North, Longitude: 135° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.88 meters/second, 1515.2 km/hour, 941.5 miles/hour or 818.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.69 miwest0° 00' 02.5"0.05 misouth15.69 mi
1 hour14° 30' 52.4"941.18 miwest0° 02' 32.9"2.92 misouth941.31 mi
24 hours11° 34' 58.8"751.18 mieast1° 26' 52.6"99.60 misouth761.15 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HagåtñaSat 2:22 AM1218 km757 miles658 nmSoutheast SE
KagoshimaSat 1:22 AM1349 km838 miles728 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MelekeokSat 1:22 AM1432 km890 miles773 nmSouth S
KumamotoSat 1:22 AM1467 km912 miles792 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TaipeiSat 12:22 AM1559 km969 miles842 nmWest-northwest WNW
FukuokaSat 1:22 AM1567 km974 miles846 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KitakyushuSat 1:22 AM1574 km978 miles850 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OsakaSat 1:22 AM1583 km984 miles855 nmNorth N
KobeSat 1:22 AM1586 km985 miles856 nmNorth N
HamamatsuSat 1:22 AM1598 km993 miles863 nmNorth N
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