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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: 86%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:46 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, December 2, 2012 at 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 50' North, Longitude: 175° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.12 meters/second, 1548.4 km/hour, 962.1 miles/hour or 836.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.04 miwest0° 00' 06.5"0.13 misouth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 31' 43.1"961.91 miwest0° 06' 37.0"7.59 misouth962.22 mi
24 hours11° 13' 07.4"742.84 mieast2° 59' 36.6"205.82 misouth776.12 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwaySun 3:34 AM1277 km794 miles690 nmNorth N
MajuroMon 2:34 AM1819 km1130 miles982 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandSun 2:34 AM1846 km1147 miles997 nmSouth S
HonoluluSun 4:34 AM1899 km1180 miles1025 nmEast-northeast ENE
Wake IslandMon 2:34 AM1930 km1199 miles1042 nmWest W
TarawaMon 2:34 AM2135 km1326 miles1153 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiMon 4:34 AM2571 km1597 miles1388 nmSoutheast SE
YarenMon 2:34 AM2740 km1702 miles1479 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiMon 2:34 AM2869 km1783 miles1549 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoMon 3:34 AM2933 km1822 miles1584 nmSouth S

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