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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 16:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 20' North, Longitude: 125° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.85 meters/second, 1543.8 km/hour, 959.3 miles/hour or 833.6 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' 06.2"0.12 misouth15.99 mi
1 hour14° 31' 23.4"959.13 miwest0° 06' 17.8"7.22 misouth959.43 mi
24 hours11° 20' 24.1"748.98 mieast2° 52' 37.6"197.84 misouth780.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baguio CitySun 12:38 AM485 km302 miles262 nmWest-southwest WSW
QuezonSun 12:38 AM517 km321 miles279 nmWest-southwest WSW
Tarlac CitySun 12:38 AM518 km322 miles280 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManilaSun 12:38 AM527 km328 miles285 nmSouthwest SW
MakatiSun 12:38 AM529 km329 miles286 nmSouthwest SW
MabalacatSun 12:38 AM532 km331 miles287 nmWest-southwest WSW
AngelesSun 12:38 AM535 km333 miles289 nmWest-southwest WSW
OlongapoSun 12:38 AM580 km360 miles313 nmWest-southwest WSW
BacolodSun 12:38 AM771 km479 miles416 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Cebu CitySun 12:38 AM789 km490 miles426 nmSouth S
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