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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 2:46 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:32 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° 34' 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' 52.6"941.25 miwest0° 02' 33.0"2.92 misouth941.39 mi
24 hours11° 34' 58.4"751.23 mieast1° 26' 55.0"99.65 misouth761.21 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 AM1241 km771 miles670 nmSoutheast SE
KagoshimaSat 1:22 AM1339 km832 miles723 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MelekeokSat 1:22 AM1429 km888 miles772 nmSouth S
KumamotoSat 1:22 AM1458 km906 miles787 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TaipeiSat 12:22 AM1533 km953 miles828 nmWest-northwest WNW
FukuokaSat 1:22 AM1558 km968 miles841 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KitakyushuSat 1:22 AM1566 km973 miles846 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OsakaSat 1:22 AM1583 km983 miles855 nmNorth N
KobeSat 1:22 AM1585 km985 miles856 nmNorth N
HamamatsuSat 1:22 AM1602 km995 miles865 nmNorth N
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