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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: 78%

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 16:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 34' North, Longitude: 166° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.07 meters/second, 1573.4 km/hour, 977.7 miles/hour or 849.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.30 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 misouth16.30 mi
1 hour14° 32' 12.9"977.58 miwest0° 08' 30.4"9.75 misouth977.92 mi
24 hours11° 03' 25.2"743.61 mieast3° 41' 13.6"253.46 misouth790.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandTue 4:34 AM633 km393 miles342 nmNorth N
MajuroTue 4:34 AM854 km531 miles461 nmSoutheast SE
PalikirTue 3:34 AM1203 km747 miles649 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaTue 4:34 AM1505 km935 miles812 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenTue 4:34 AM1559 km969 miles842 nmSouth S
MidwayMon 5:34 AM2302 km1430 miles1243 nmNortheast NE
Baker IslandMon 4:34 AM2359 km1466 miles1274 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaTue 2:34 AM2392 km1486 miles1292 nmWest W
HoniaraTue 3:34 AM2655 km1650 miles1434 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiTue 4:34 AM2798 km1739 miles1511 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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