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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: 98%
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 Saturday, December 29, 2012 at 16:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 21' North
Longitude: 128° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.78 meters/second, 1543.6 km/hour, 959.2 miles/hour or 833.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.99 miwest0° 00' 06.1"0.12 misouth15.99 mi
1 hour14° 31' 23.2"958.97 miwest0° 06' 16.3"7.19 misouth959.27 mi
24 hours11° 20' 32.7"749.02 mieast2° 52' 08.4"197.29 misouth779.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
QuezonSun 12:22 AM891 km554 miles481 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baguio CitySun 12:22 AM893 km555 miles482 nmWest W
ManilaSun 12:22 AM901 km560 miles486 nmWest-southwest WSW
MakatiSun 12:22 AM901 km560 miles486 nmWest-southwest WSW
Cebu CitySun 12:22 AM952 km592 miles514 nmSouthwest SW
BacolodSun 12:22 AM981 km610 miles530 nmSouthwest SW
TaipeiSun 12:22 AM1148 km714 miles620 nmNorthwest NW
DavaoSun 12:22 AM1193 km741 miles644 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MelekeokSun 1:22 AM1253 km779 miles677 nmSouth-southeast SSE
XiamenSun 12:22 AM1375 km854 miles742 nmNorthwest NW
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