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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 14:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 41' North
Longitude: 127° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.98 meters/second, 1511.9 km/hour, 939.5 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' 40.1"939.22 miwest0° 01' 45.3"2.01 misouth939.31 mi
24 hours11° 41' 50.8"757.19 mieast1° 08' 39.8"78.73 misouth764.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NahaThu 11:52 PM608 km378 miles328 nmNorth N
KaohsiungThu 10:52 PM770 km478 miles416 nmWest-northwest WNW
TaipeiThu 10:52 PM779 km484 miles420 nmNorthwest NW
Baguio CityThu 10:52 PM864 km537 miles466 nmWest-southwest WSW
QuezonThu 10:52 PM947 km589 miles511 nmSouthwest SW
ManilaThu 10:52 PM958 km596 miles518 nmSouthwest SW
MakatiThu 10:52 PM962 km598 miles519 nmSouthwest SW
FoochowThu 10:52 PM1025 km637 miles554 nmNorthwest NW
XiamenThu 10:52 PM1051 km653 miles567 nmWest-northwest WNW
ShantouThu 10:52 PM1151 km715 miles622 nmWest-northwest WNW
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