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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: 92%

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 Saturday, December 1, 2012 at 17:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 50' North, Longitude: 129° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.13 meters/second, 1530.5 km/hour, 951.0 miles/hour or 826.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.85 miwest0° 00' 04.7"0.09 misouth15.85 mi
1 hour14° 31' 16.8"950.78 miwest0° 04' 51.9"5.58 misouth951.03 mi
24 hours11° 23' 30.5"745.96 mieast2° 20' 09.3"160.66 misouth767.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baguio CitySun 1:36 AM956 km594 miles516 nmWest-southwest WSW
QuezonSun 1:36 AM985 km612 miles532 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManilaSun 1:36 AM996 km619 miles538 nmWest-southwest WSW
MakatiSun 1:36 AM997 km619 miles538 nmWest-southwest WSW
TaipeiSun 1:36 AM1054 km655 miles569 nmNorthwest NW
FoochowSun 1:36 AM1300 km807 miles702 nmNorthwest NW
XiamenSun 1:36 AM1312 km815 miles709 nmWest-northwest WNW
DavaoSun 1:36 AM1360 km845 miles734 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MelekeokSun 2:36 AM1383 km859 miles747 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ShantouSun 1:36 AM1398 km869 miles755 nmWest-northwest WNW
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