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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 13:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 22' North
Longitude: 138° 28' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.36 meters/second, 1592.5 km/hour, 989.5 miles/hour or 859.9 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' 26.8"989.45 miwest0° 09' 46.4"11.20 misouth989.77 mi
24 hours11° 01' 07.7"749.83 mieast4° 08' 14.0"284.34 misouth805.93 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiWed 3:34 AM2289 km1422 miles1236 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluTue 3:34 AM2400 km1491 miles1296 nmWest-northwest WNW
PapeeteTue 3:34 AM3319 km2062 miles1792 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Los AngelesTue 5:34 AM3335 km2072 miles1801 nmNortheast NE
San FranciscoTue 5:34 AM3433 km2133 miles1853 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloTue 6:34 AM3532 km2194 miles1907 nmNortheast NE
Las VegasTue 5:34 AM3697 km2297 miles1996 nmNortheast NE
PhoenixTue 6:34 AM3714 km2308 miles2006 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownTue 5:34 AM4024 km2500 miles2173 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RarotongaTue 3:34 AM4201 km2611 miles2269 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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