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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 13:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 19' North, Longitude: 143° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.44 meters/second, 1592.8 km/hour, 989.7 miles/hour or 860.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.49 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 misouth16.50 mi
1 hour14° 32' 26.9"989.56 miwest0° 09' 47.5"11.22 misouth989.88 mi
24 hours11° 01' 08.9"749.92 mieast4° 08' 36.7"284.75 misouth806.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiWed 3:54 AM1810 km1125 miles978 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluTue 3:54 AM1974 km1227 miles1066 nmNorthwest NW
PapeeteTue 3:54 AM3156 km1961 miles1704 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Los AngelesTue 5:54 AM3664 km2277 miles1978 nmNortheast NE
San FranciscoTue 5:54 AM3689 km2292 miles1992 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FakaofoWed 2:54 AM3782 km2350 miles2042 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandTue 1:54 AM3838 km2385 miles2072 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaTue 3:54 AM3927 km2440 miles2120 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HermosilloTue 6:54 AM3954 km2457 miles2135 nmNortheast NE
Las VegasTue 5:54 AM4029 km2503 miles2175 nmNortheast NE

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