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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 16:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 27' North, Longitude: 119° 48' East

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

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.79 miwest0° 00' 04.1"0.08 misouth15.79 mi
1 hour14° 30' 55.1"946.90 miwest0° 04' 09.8"4.77 misouth947.11 mi
24 hours11° 32' 54.1"753.44 mieast2° 04' 30.2"142.73 misouth771.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baguio CitySat 12:12 AM346 km215 miles187 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KaohsiungSat 12:12 AM405 km252 miles219 nmNorth N
Tarlac CitySat 12:12 AM446 km277 miles241 nmSouth S
MabalacatSat 12:12 AM476 km296 miles257 nmSouth S
AngelesSat 12:12 AM484 km301 miles261 nmSouth S
OlongapoSat 12:12 AM513 km319 miles277 nmSouth S
TaichungSat 12:12 AM529 km328 miles285 nmNorth N
ShantouSat 12:12 AM541 km336 miles292 nmNorthwest NW
QuezonSat 12:12 AM542 km336 miles292 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ManilaSat 12:12 AM549 km341 miles297 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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