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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 = Friday, December 28, 2012 at 3:52:00 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: 100%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:23 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, December 28, 2012 at 15:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 28' North, Longitude: 124° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.34 meters/second, 1524.0 km/hour, 947.0 miles/hour or 822.9 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' 04.1"0.08 miSouth15.78 mi
1 hour14° 30' 54.8"946.69 miWest0° 04' 07.8"4.74 miSouth946.90 mi
24 hours11° 33' 03.8"753.45 miEast2° 03' 45.8"141.87 miSouth771.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baguio CityFri 11:52 PM568 km353 miles307 nmSouthwest SW
KaohsiungFri 11:52 PM609 km378 miles329 nmNorthwest NW
Tarlac CityFri 11:52 PM636 km395 miles343 nmSouthwest SW
MabalacatFri 11:52 PM659 km409 miles356 nmSouthwest SW
AngelesFri 11:52 PM664 km412 miles358 nmSouthwest SW
QuezonFri 11:52 PM668 km415 miles361 nmSouthwest SW
TaichungFri 11:52 PM681 km423 miles368 nmNorthwest NW
ManilaFri 11:52 PM683 km424 miles369 nmSouthwest SW
MakatiFri 11:52 PM683 km425 miles369 nmSouthwest SW
TaipeiFri 11:52 PM711 km442 miles384 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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