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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 17:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 49' North
Longitude: 126° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.16 meters/second, 1530.6 km/hour, 951.1 miles/hour or 826.5 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' 17.1"950.86 miwest0° 04' 52.7"5.60 misouth951.11 mi
24 hours11° 23' 25.5"745.93 mieast2° 20' 29.3"161.04 misouth767.96 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 1:46 AM713 km443 miles385 nmWest-southwest WSW
QuezonSun 1:46 AM766 km476 miles413 nmSouthwest SW
ManilaSun 1:46 AM776 km482 miles419 nmSouthwest SW
MakatiSun 1:46 AM779 km484 miles421 nmSouthwest SW
KaohsiungSun 1:46 AM811 km504 miles438 nmNorthwest NW
TaipeiSun 1:46 AM882 km548 miles476 nmNorthwest NW
BacolodSun 1:46 AM994 km618 miles537 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Cebu CitySun 1:46 AM996 km619 miles538 nmSouth-southwest SSW
XiamenSun 1:46 AM1099 km683 miles594 nmNorthwest NW
FoochowSun 1:46 AM1115 km693 miles602 nmNorthwest NW
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