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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 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 51' North
Longitude: 164° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.53 meters/second, 1571.5 km/hour, 976.5 miles/hour or 848.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.28 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 misouth16.28 mi
1 hour14° 32' 11.0"976.38 miwest0° 08' 22.5"9.60 misouth976.72 mi
24 hours11° 03' 56.5"743.31 mieast3° 38' 20.1"250.15 misouth789.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluMon 4:34 AM1057 km657 miles571 nmNortheast NE
KiritimatiTue 4:34 AM1518 km944 miles820 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandMon 2:34 AM2037 km1266 miles1100 nmSouthwest SW
MidwayMon 3:34 AM2104 km1307 miles1136 nmNorthwest NW
FakaofoTue 3:34 AM2686 km1669 miles1451 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroTue 2:34 AM2804 km1742 miles1514 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaTue 2:34 AM2875 km1786 miles1552 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiTue 2:34 AM3087 km1918 miles1667 nmSouthwest SW
Apia *Tue 4:34 AM3177 km1974 miles1715 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandTue 2:34 AM3178 km1975 miles1716 nmWest-northwest WNW
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