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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 4:12:00 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 16:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 27' North, Longitude: 120° 04' East

The ground speed is currently 423.40 meters/second, 1524.2 kilometres/hour, 947.1 miles/hour or 823.0 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.79 miWest0° 00' 04.1"0.08 miSouth15.79 mi
1 hour14° 30' 55.1"946.83 miWest0° 04' 09.6"4.77 miSouth947.04 mi
24 hours11° 32' 54.7"753.39 miEast2° 04' 28.0"142.67 miSouth771.32 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TuguegaraoSat 12:12 AM268 km167 miles145 nmSoutheast SE
KaohsiungSat 12:12 AM401 km249 miles216 nmNorth N
Tarlac CitySat 12:12 AM442 km275 miles239 nmSouth S
MabalacatSat 12:12 AM472 km293 miles255 nmSouth S
AngelesSat 12:12 AM480 km298 miles259 nmSouth S
OlongapoSat 12:12 AM511 km317 miles276 nmSouth S
TaichungSat 12:12 AM526 km327 miles284 nmNorth N
QuezonSat 12:12 AM535 km333 miles289 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ManilaSat 12:12 AM546 km339 miles295 nmSouth S
ShantouSat 12:12 AM558 km347 miles301 nmNorthwest NW

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