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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: 68%
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 Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at 19:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 21' North
Longitude: 131° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.73 meters/second, 1597.4 km/hour, 992.6 miles/hour or 862.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.54 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 misouth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 32' 28.2"992.54 miwest0° 10' 05.8"11.57 misouth992.84 mi
24 hours11° 01' 44.5"752.84 mieast4° 14' 56.9"292.02 misouth811.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MelekeokWed 4:44 AM366 km228 miles198 nmSoutheast SE
DavaoWed 3:44 AM734 km456 miles396 nmWest-southwest WSW
Cebu CityWed 3:44 AM880 km547 miles475 nmWest W
BacolodWed 3:44 AM986 km613 miles533 nmWest W
ManokwariWed 4:44 AM1156 km718 miles624 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ManadoWed 3:44 AM1167 km725 miles630 nmSouthwest SW
QuezonWed 3:44 AM1317 km818 miles711 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManilaWed 3:44 AM1318 km819 miles712 nmWest-northwest WNW
GorontaloWed 3:44 AM1379 km857 miles745 nmSouthwest SW
HagåtñaWed 5:44 AM1478 km918 miles798 nmEast-northeast ENE
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