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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: 58%

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 Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 20:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 57' North, Longitude: 130° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.93 meters/second, 1612.5 km/hour, 1002.0 miles/hour or 870.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.70 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 misouth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 32' 17.6"1001.95 miwest0° 11' 09.6"12.78 misouth1002.17 mi
24 hours11° 11' 21.9"771.16 mieast4° 35' 48.9"315.87 misouth835.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MelekeokThu 5:34 AM510 km317 miles276 nmNortheast NE
SofifiThu 5:34 AM587 km365 miles317 nmSouthwest SW
TernateThu 5:34 AM594 km369 miles321 nmSouthwest SW
DavaoThu 4:34 AM618 km384 miles334 nmWest-northwest WNW
General SantosThu 4:34 AM634 km394 miles343 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManokwariThu 5:34 AM739 km459 miles399 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ManadoThu 4:34 AM763 km474 miles412 nmWest-southwest WSW
Cebu CityThu 4:34 AM961 km597 miles519 nmNorthwest NW
GorontaloThu 4:34 AM987 km613 miles533 nmWest-southwest WSW
AmbonThu 5:34 AM999 km621 miles539 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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