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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: 72%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:19 AM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:22 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, December 22, 2012 at 11:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 37' North
Longitude: 118° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.08 meters/second, 1580.7 km/hour, 982.2 miles/hour or 853.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.9"16.37 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 minorth16.37 mi
1 hour14° 32' 53.3"982.08 miwest0° 08' 41.2"9.95 minorth981.85 mi
24 hours10° 55' 58.5"738.07 mieast3° 10' 55.3"218.78 minorth765.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Puerto PrincesaSat 7:36 PM329 km204 miles177 nmSouth-southeast SSE
OlongapoSat 7:36 PM346 km215 miles187 nmNortheast NE
MakatiSat 7:36 PM389 km242 miles210 nmNortheast NE
ManilaSat 7:36 PM391 km243 miles211 nmNortheast NE
AngelesSat 7:36 PM393 km244 miles212 nmNortheast NE
MabalacatSat 7:36 PM398 km247 miles215 nmNortheast NE
QuezonSat 7:36 PM401 km249 miles217 nmNortheast NE
Tarlac CitySat 7:36 PM421 km262 miles227 nmNortheast NE
Baguio CitySat 7:36 PM503 km313 miles272 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Iloilo CitySat 7:36 PM540 km335 miles291 nmEast-southeast ESE
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