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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 = Sunday, December 2, 2012 at 1:34:00 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: 87%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, December 2, 2012 at 13:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 57' North, Longitude: 160° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.86 meters/second, 1547.5 km/hour, 961.6 miles/hour or 835.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.03 miWest0° 00' 06.4"0.12 miSouth16.03 mi
1 hour14° 31' 41.8"961.32 miWest0° 06' 32.1"7.49 miSouth961.63 mi
24 hours11° 13' 36.1"742.93 miEast2° 57' 48.5"203.76 miSouth775.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluSun 3:34 AM557 km346 miles301 nmNorth-northeast NNE
WailukuSun 3:34 AM605 km376 miles327 nmNortheast NE
HiloSun 3:34 AM648 km403 miles350 nmEast-northeast ENE
KiritimatiMon 3:34 AM1704 km1059 miles920 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MidwaySun 2:34 AM2133 km1326 miles1152 nmNorthwest NW
Baker IslandSun 1:34 AM2551 km1585 miles1378 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoMon 2:34 AM3140 km1951 miles1696 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroMon 1:34 AM3246 km2017 miles1753 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaMon 1:34 AM3373 km2096 miles1822 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandMon 1:34 AM3482 km2164 miles1880 nmWest W

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