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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: 99%
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 Thursday, December 27, 2012 at 14:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 41' North
Longitude: 128° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.97 meters/second, 1511.9 km/hour, 939.4 miles/hour or 816.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.66 miwest0° 00' 01.7"0.03 misouth15.66 mi
1 hour14° 30' 40.0"939.20 miwest0° 01' 44.8"2.00 misouth939.29 mi
24 hours11° 41' 52.2"757.20 mieast1° 08' 26.0"78.47 misouth764.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NahaThu 11:46 PM620 km385 miles335 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TaipeiThu 10:46 PM900 km559 miles486 nmNorthwest NW
KaohsiungThu 10:46 PM912 km567 miles493 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baguio CityThu 10:46 PM996 km619 miles538 nmWest-southwest WSW
QuezonThu 10:46 PM1063 km661 miles574 nmSouthwest SW
ManilaThu 10:46 PM1074 km667 miles580 nmSouthwest SW
FoochowThu 10:46 PM1143 km710 miles617 nmWest-northwest WNW
XiamenThu 10:46 PM1189 km739 miles642 nmWest-northwest WNW
KagoshimaThu 11:46 PM1219 km758 miles658 nmNorth N
ShantouThu 10:46 PM1296 km806 miles700 nmWest-northwest WNW
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