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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 16:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 51' North, Longitude: 175° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.08 meters/second, 1595.1 km/hour, 991.1 miles/hour or 861.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.52 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 misouth16.52 mi
1 hour14° 32' 27.7"991.07 miwest0° 09' 56.5"11.39 misouth991.38 mi
24 hours348° 58' 38.1"751.30 miwest4° 11' 45.1"288.36 misouth808.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroWed 4:44 AM559 km347 miles302 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaWed 4:44 AM973 km604 miles525 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandTue 4:44 AM1390 km864 miles751 nmSoutheast SE
Wake IslandWed 4:44 AM1412 km877 miles763 nmNorthwest NW
YarenWed 4:44 AM1490 km926 miles805 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirWed 3:44 AM1935 km1202 miles1045 nmWest W
FunafutiWed 4:44 AM2073 km1288 miles1119 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MidwayTue 5:44 AM2165 km1346 miles1169 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FakaofoWed 5:44 AM2585 km1606 miles1396 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraWed 3:44 AM2740 km1703 miles1480 nmSouthwest SW
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