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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: 79%

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 13:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 59' North, Longitude: 149° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.26 meters/second, 1570.6 km/hour, 975.9 miles/hour or 848.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.26 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 misouth16.27 mi
1 hour14° 32' 10.1"975.71 miwest0° 08' 18.4"9.52 misouth976.04 mi
24 hours11° 04' 13.3"743.12 mieast3° 36' 52.2"248.46 misouth788.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluMon 3:34 AM1198 km745 miles647 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiTue 3:34 AM1592 km989 miles859 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayMon 2:34 AM3281 km2039 miles1771 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandMon 1:34 AM3338 km2074 miles1802 nmWest-southwest WSW
PapeeteMon 3:34 AM3486 km2166 miles1882 nmSouth S
FakaofoTue 2:34 AM3523 km2189 miles1902 nmSouthwest SW
San FranciscoMon 5:34 AM3756 km2334 miles2028 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesMon 5:34 AM3855 km2395 miles2081 nmNortheast NE
Apia *Tue 3:34 AM3933 km2444 miles2124 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaMon 3:34 AM4053 km2519 miles2189 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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