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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: 71%
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 Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at 13:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 26' North
Longitude: 133° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.28 meters/second, 1592.2 km/hour, 989.4 miles/hour or 859.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.49 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 misouth16.49 mi
1 hour14° 32' 26.6"989.28 miwest0° 09' 45.3"11.17 misouth989.60 mi
24 hours11° 01' 06.9"749.68 mieast4° 07' 51.3"283.91 misouth805.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiWed 3:14 AM2788 km1732 miles1505 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluTue 3:14 AM2856 km1775 miles1542 nmWest-northwest WNW
Los AngelesTue 5:14 AM3049 km1895 miles1646 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloTue 6:14 AM3133 km1947 miles1692 nmNortheast NE
San FranciscoTue 5:14 AM3229 km2006 miles1743 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixTue 6:14 AM3368 km2093 miles1819 nmNortheast NE
Las VegasTue 5:14 AM3402 km2114 miles1837 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PapeeteTue 3:14 AM3555 km2209 miles1920 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Mexico CityTue 7:14 AM3833 km2382 miles2070 nmEast-northeast ENE
AdamstownTue 5:14 AM3945 km2451 miles2130 nmSouth S
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