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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: 91%
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 18:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 45' North
Longitude: 114° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.34 meters/second, 1531.2 km/hour, 951.5 miles/hour or 826.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.86 miwest0° 00' 04.9"0.09 misouth15.86 mi
1 hour14° 31' 18.0"951.26 miwest0° 04' 57.1"5.68 misouth951.51 mi
24 hours11° 23' 00.4"745.77 mieast2° 22' 08.6"162.93 misouth768.24 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Hong KongSun 2:36 AM398 km247 miles215 nmNorth N
KowloonSun 2:36 AM399 km248 miles215 nmNorth N
MacauSun 2:36 AM400 km249 miles216 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShenzhenSun 2:36 AM434 km270 miles234 nmNorth N
HaikouSun 2:36 AM482 km299 miles260 nmWest-northwest WNW
FoshanSun 2:36 AM501 km311 miles270 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GuangzhouSun 2:36 AM507 km315 miles274 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShantouSun 2:36 AM548 km341 miles296 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Baguio CitySun 2:36 AM675 km419 miles364 nmEast-southeast ESE
XiamenSun 2:36 AM720 km447 miles389 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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