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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: 100%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:22 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:58 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, December 28, 2012 at 15:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 30' North, Longitude: 131° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.25 meters/second, 1523.7 km/hour, 946.8 miles/hour or 822.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.78 miwest0° 00' 04.0"0.08 misouth15.78 mi
1 hour14° 30' 54.3"946.56 miwest0° 04' 05.1"4.69 misouth946.77 mi
24 hours11° 33' 17.1"753.59 mieast2° 02' 45.0"140.72 misouth771.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaipeiFri 11:22 PM1233 km766 miles666 nmWest-northwest WNW
QuezonFri 11:22 PM1269 km789 miles685 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManilaFri 11:22 PM1279 km795 miles691 nmWest-southwest WSW
KagoshimaSat 12:22 AM1346 km836 miles727 nmNorth N
MelekeokSat 12:22 AM1360 km845 miles734 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KumamotoSat 12:22 AM1478 km919 miles798 nmNorth N
HagåtñaSat 1:22 AM1525 km948 miles824 nmEast-southeast ESE
DavaoFri 11:22 PM1534 km953 miles828 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FukuokaSat 12:22 AM1575 km979 miles850 nmNorth N
KitakyushuSat 12:22 AM1595 km991 miles861 nmNorth N
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