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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: 69%

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 17:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 43' North, Longitude: 163° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.26 meters/second, 1595.7 km/hour, 991.6 miles/hour or 861.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.52 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 misouth16.53 mi
1 hour14° 32' 27.7"991.41 miwest0° 09' 59.0"11.44 misouth991.72 mi
24 hours11° 01' 27.3"751.66 mieast4° 12' 39.3"289.37 misouth809.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KoloniaWed 4:34 AM645 km401 miles348 nmWest-southwest WSW
PalikirWed 4:34 AM652 km405 miles352 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroWed 5:34 AM907 km564 miles490 nmEast-southeast ESE
Wake IslandWed 5:34 AM1116 km693 miles603 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YarenWed 5:34 AM1199 km745 miles648 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaWed 5:34 AM1406 km874 miles759 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaWed 3:34 AM2072 km1288 miles1119 nmWest-northwest WNW
HoniaraWed 4:34 AM2151 km1336 miles1161 nmSouth S
Baker IslandTue 5:34 AM2468 km1533 miles1333 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiWed 5:34 AM2674 km1661 miles1444 nmSoutheast SE

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