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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 15:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 41' North, Longitude: 178° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.85 meters/second, 1572.7 km/hour, 977.2 miles/hour or 849.2 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' 12.2"977.10 miwest0° 08' 27.2"9.69 misouth977.44 mi
24 hours348° 56' 22.5"743.48 miwest3° 40' 04.5"252.14 misouth790.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroTue 3:46 AM1076 km668 miles581 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandTue 3:46 AM1407 km874 miles760 nmWest-northwest WNW
TarawaTue 3:46 AM1485 km923 miles802 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandMon 3:46 AM1591 km989 miles859 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MidwayMon 4:46 AM1665 km1035 miles899 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YarenTue 3:46 AM2025 km1258 miles1093 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirTue 2:46 AM2346 km1458 miles1267 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiTue 3:46 AM2456 km1526 miles1326 nmSouth S
HonoluluMon 5:46 AM2647 km1645 miles1429 nmEast-northeast ENE
FakaofoTue 4:46 AM2790 km1734 miles1507 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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