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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 18:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 33' North
Longitude: 148° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.48 meters/second, 1596.5 km/hour, 992.0 miles/hour or 862.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.53 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 misouth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 32' 27.9"991.97 miwest0° 10' 02.2"11.50 misouth992.28 mi
24 hours11° 01' 34.7"752.22 mieast4° 13' 43.4"290.62 misouth810.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Guam (Hagåtña)Wed 4:34 AM622 km386 miles336 nmNorthwest NW
SaipanWed 4:34 AM709 km441 miles383 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PalikirWed 5:34 AM1069 km664 miles577 nmEast-southeast ESE
MelekeokWed 3:34 AM1580 km982 miles853 nmWest W
JayapuraWed 3:34 AM1612 km1002 miles870 nmSouthwest SW
ManokwariWed 3:34 AM2002 km1244 miles1081 nmSouthwest SW
Port MoresbyWed 4:34 AM2109 km1310 miles1139 nmSouth S
Wake IslandWed 6:34 AM2200 km1367 miles1188 nmEast-northeast ENE
YarenWed 6:34 AM2294 km1425 miles1238 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraWed 5:34 AM2434 km1512 miles1314 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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