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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 15:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 42' North
Longitude: 178° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.80 meters/second, 1572.5 km/hour, 977.1 miles/hour or 849.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.29 miwest0° 00' 08.4"0.16 misouth16.29 mi
1 hour14° 32' 12.1"976.98 miwest0° 08' 26.5"9.67 misouth977.32 mi
24 hours11° 03' 40.6"743.45 mieast3° 39' 47.2"251.81 misouth789.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroTue 3:34 AM1330 km827 miles718 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandMon 3:34 AM1513 km940 miles817 nmSouth S
MidwayMon 4:34 AM1611 km1001 miles870 nmNorth N
TarawaTue 3:34 AM1644 km1021 miles888 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandTue 3:34 AM1690 km1050 miles912 nmWest-northwest WNW
YarenTue 3:34 AM2243 km1394 miles1211 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluMon 5:34 AM2356 km1464 miles1272 nmEast-northeast ENE
FunafutiTue 3:34 AM2470 km1534 miles1333 nmSouth S
PalikirTue 2:34 AM2650 km1647 miles1431 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoTue 4:34 AM2679 km1664 miles1446 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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