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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 16:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 26' North, Longitude: 117° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.43 meters/second, 1524.4 km/hour, 947.2 miles/hour or 823.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.79 miwest0° 00' 04.1"0.08 misouth15.79 mi
1 hour14° 30' 55.3"946.90 miwest0° 04' 10.7"4.79 misouth947.12 mi
24 hours11° 32' 49.5"753.35 mieast2° 04' 51.2"143.12 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
ShantouSat 12:22 AM441 km274 miles238 nmNorth N
KowloonSat 12:22 AM457 km284 miles247 nmNorthwest NW
Hong KongSat 12:22 AM461 km286 miles249 nmNorthwest NW
Baguio CitySat 12:22 AM477 km297 miles258 nmSoutheast SE
ShenzhenSat 12:22 AM485 km301 miles262 nmNorthwest NW
MacauSat 12:22 AM503 km313 miles272 nmNorthwest NW
KaohsiungSat 12:22 AM512 km318 miles276 nmNortheast NE
Tarlac CitySat 12:22 AM554 km344 miles299 nmSoutheast SE
XiamenSat 12:22 AM561 km348 miles303 nmNorth N
MabalacatSat 12:22 AM578 km359 miles312 nmSoutheast SE

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