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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 14:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 48' North, Longitude: 168° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.62 meters/second, 1571.8 km/hour, 976.7 miles/hour or 848.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.28 miwest0° 00' 08.4"0.16 misouth16.28 mi
1 hour14° 32' 11.4"976.51 miwest0° 08' 23.8"9.62 misouth976.85 mi
24 hours11° 03' 51.1"743.30 mieast3° 38' 49.3"250.69 misouth789.43 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluMon 4:54 AM1438 km893 miles776 nmNortheast NE
Baker IslandMon 2:54 AM1720 km1069 miles929 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayMon 3:54 AM1820 km1131 miles983 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KiritimatiTue 4:54 AM1835 km1140 miles991 nmSoutheast SE
MajuroTue 2:54 AM2296 km1427 miles1240 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaTue 2:54 AM2417 km1502 miles1305 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoTue 3:54 AM2575 km1600 miles1390 nmSouth S
Wake IslandTue 2:54 AM2675 km1662 miles1444 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiTue 2:54 AM2795 km1737 miles1509 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Apia *Tue 4:54 AM3072 km1909 miles1659 nmSouth S

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