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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 15:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 44' North, Longitude: 176° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.76 meters/second, 1572.3 km/hour, 977.0 miles/hour or 849.0 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' 08.4"0.16 misouth16.28 mi
1 hour14° 32' 11.9"976.88 miwest0° 08' 25.8"9.66 misouth977.22 mi
24 hours11° 03' 43.1"743.42 mieast3° 39' 32.8"251.54 misouth789.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baker IslandMon 3:24 AM1497 km930 miles809 nmSouth S
MajuroTue 3:24 AM1561 km970 miles843 nmWest-southwest WSW
MidwayMon 4:24 AM1608 km999 miles868 nmNorth N
TarawaTue 3:24 AM1809 km1124 miles977 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandTue 3:24 AM1932 km1200 miles1043 nmWest-northwest WNW
HonoluluMon 5:24 AM2117 km1315 miles1143 nmEast-northeast ENE
YarenTue 3:24 AM2442 km1517 miles1318 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiTue 5:24 AM2455 km1526 miles1326 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiTue 3:24 AM2512 km1561 miles1357 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoTue 4:24 AM2612 km1623 miles1411 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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