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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 13:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 24' North, Longitude: 136° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.32 meters/second, 1592.4 km/hour, 989.4 miles/hour or 859.8 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"989.37 miwest0° 09' 45.7"11.19 misouth989.69 mi
24 hours11° 01' 07.3"749.75 mieast4° 08' 02.5"284.12 misouth805.79 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiWed 3:24 AM2536 km1576 miles1370 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluTue 3:24 AM2626 km1631 miles1418 nmWest-northwest WNW
Los AngelesTue 5:24 AM3186 km1979 miles1720 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San FranciscoTue 5:24 AM3323 km2065 miles1795 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloTue 6:24 AM3329 km2069 miles1797 nmNortheast NE
PapeeteTue 3:24 AM3429 km2131 miles1851 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PhoenixTue 6:24 AM3537 km2198 miles1910 nmNortheast NE
Las VegasTue 5:24 AM3544 km2202 miles1914 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdamstownTue 5:24 AM3976 km2471 miles2147 nmSouth S
Mexico CityTue 7:24 AM4085 km2538 miles2206 nmEast-northeast ENE
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