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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: 70%

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 14:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 14' North, Longitude: 150° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.55 meters/second, 1593.2 km/hour, 990.0 miles/hour or 860.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.50 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 misouth16.50 mi
1 hour14° 32' 27.0"989.88 miwest0° 09' 49.1"11.25 misouth990.20 mi
24 hours11° 01' 10.5"750.20 mieast4° 09' 10.5"285.42 misouth806.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiWed 4:24 AM1189 km739 miles642 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluTue 4:24 AM1452 km902 miles784 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PapeeteTue 4:24 AM3073 km1910 miles1659 nmSouth S
Baker IslandTue 2:24 AM3074 km1910 miles1660 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoWed 3:24 AM3152 km1958 miles1702 nmSouthwest SW
MidwayTue 3:24 AM3434 km2134 miles1854 nmNorthwest NW
Apia *Wed 4:24 AM3544 km2202 miles1914 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaTue 4:24 AM3623 km2251 miles1956 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AlofiTue 3:24 AM3872 km2406 miles2091 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiWed 2:24 AM3937 km2446 miles2126 nmWest-southwest WSW
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