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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, December 26, 2012 at 2:14:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 97%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:20 AM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:23 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, December 26, 2012 at 14:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 53' North, Longitude: 125° 11' 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"937.95 miWest0° 00' 39.0"0.75 miNorth937.92 mi
24 hours11° 43' 35.3"757.98 miEast0° 11' 19.9"12.99 miSouth758.57 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 PM545 km339 miles294 nmWest-northwest WNW
TaichungWed 10:14 PM591 km367 miles319 nmNorthwest NW
TaipeiWed 10:14 PM596 km370 miles322 nmNorthwest NW
Taoyuan CityWed 10:14 PM604 km375 miles326 nmNorthwest NW
HsinchuWed 10:14 PM613 km381 miles331 nmNorthwest NW
NahaWed 11:14 PM643 km399 miles347 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Baguio CityWed 10:14 PM692 km430 miles374 nmSouthwest SW
QuezonWed 10:14 PM812 km505 miles439 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManilaWed 10:14 PM827 km514 miles447 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MakatiWed 10:14 PM828 km515 miles447 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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