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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: 80%

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 Monday, December 3, 2012 at 12:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 07' North, Longitude: 134° 60' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.00 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"16.26 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 misouth16.26 mi
1 hour14° 32' 09.0"975.17 miwest0° 08' 14.4"9.44 misouth975.51 mi
24 hours11° 04' 30.5"743.05 mieast3° 35' 23.4"246.78 misouth788.02 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 AM2548 km1583 miles1376 nmWest-northwest WNW
Los AngelesMon 4:34 AM2779 km1727 miles1500 nmNortheast NE
KiritimatiTue 2:34 AM2806 km1744 miles1515 nmWest-southwest WSW
San FranciscoMon 4:34 AM2899 km1802 miles1566 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloMon 5:34 AM2978 km1850 miles1608 nmNortheast NE
Las VegasMon 4:34 AM3140 km1951 miles1695 nmNortheast NE
PhoenixMon 5:34 AM3154 km1960 miles1703 nmNortheast NE
Salt Lake CityMon 5:34 AM3709 km2305 miles2003 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PapeeteMon 2:34 AM3850 km2392 miles2079 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Mexico CityMon 6:34 AM3861 km2399 miles2085 nmEast-northeast ENE
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