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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 = Monday, December 3, 2012 at 12:34:00 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: 80%

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 Monday, December 3, 2012 at 12:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 08' North, Longitude: 134° 44' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.99 meters/second, 1569.6 km/hour, 975.3 miles/hour or 847.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.25 miWest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 miSouth16.25 mi
1 hour14° 32' 09.0"975.09 miWest0° 08' 14.2"9.44 miSouth975.43 mi
24 hours11° 04' 30.9"743.00 miEast3° 35' 21.8"246.73 miSouth787.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluMon 2:34 AM2575 km1600 miles1391 nmWest-northwest WNW
Los AngelesMon 4:34 AM2762 km1716 miles1491 nmNortheast NE
KiritimatiTue 2:34 AM2832 km1760 miles1529 nmWest-southwest WSW
San FranciscoMon 4:34 AM2890 km1796 miles1560 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloMon 5:34 AM2956 km1837 miles1596 nmNortheast NE
Las VegasMon 4:34 AM3123 km1940 miles1686 nmNortheast NE
PhoenixMon 5:34 AM3134 km1947 miles1692 nmNortheast NE
Salt Lake CityMon 5:34 AM3692 km2294 miles1994 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityMon 6:34 AM3833 km2382 miles2070 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteMon 2:34 AM3862 km2400 miles2085 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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