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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: 97%
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 Wednesday, December 26, 2012 at 14:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 53' North
Longitude: 124° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.45 meters/second, 1510.0 km/hour, 938.3 miles/hour or 815.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.64 miwest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 minorth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 44.9"938.02 miwest0° 00' 38.9"0.74 minorth937.98 mi
24 hours11° 43' 35.4"758.04 mieast0° 11' 22.5"13.04 misouth758.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KaohsiungWed 10:14 PM520 km323 miles281 nmWest-northwest WNW
TaichungWed 10:14 PM567 km352 miles306 nmNorthwest NW
TaipeiWed 10:14 PM579 km360 miles313 nmNorthwest NW
NahaWed 11:14 PM649 km403 miles350 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Baguio CityWed 10:14 PM673 km418 miles363 nmSouthwest SW
QuezonWed 10:14 PM797 km495 miles430 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FoochowWed 10:14 PM805 km500 miles435 nmNorthwest NW
XiamenWed 10:14 PM806 km501 miles435 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManilaWed 10:14 PM809 km503 miles437 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MakatiWed 10:14 PM814 km506 miles439 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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