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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 13:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 58' North
Longitude: 151° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.31 meters/second, 1570.7 km/hour, 976.0 miles/hour or 848.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.27 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 misouth16.27 mi
1 hour14° 32' 10.2"975.87 miwest0° 08' 19.1"9.53 misouth976.21 mi
24 hours11° 04' 10.3"743.19 mieast3° 37' 06.9"248.75 misouth788.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluMon 3:44 AM1026 km638 miles554 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiTue 3:44 AM1463 km909 miles790 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayMon 2:44 AM3065 km1905 miles1655 nmNorthwest NW
Baker IslandMon 1:44 AM3101 km1927 miles1675 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoTue 2:44 AM3345 km2079 miles1806 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteMon 3:44 AM3493 km2171 miles1886 nmSouth S
Apia *Tue 3:44 AM3771 km2343 miles2036 nmSouthwest SW
San FranciscoMon 5:44 AM3932 km2443 miles2123 nmNortheast NE
RarotongaMon 3:44 AM3986 km2477 miles2152 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiTue 1:44 AM4040 km2510 miles2181 nmSouthwest SW
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