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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: 61%
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 Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 13:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 6° 16' North
Longitude: 125° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.97 meters/second, 1609.1 km/hour, 999.9 miles/hour or 868.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.66 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 misouth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 32' 23.6"999.81 miwest0° 10' 53.7"12.48 misouth1000.06 mi
24 hours11° 07' 19.8"764.81 mieast4° 30' 51.8"310.21 misouth827.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HermosilloWed 6:24 AM2925 km1817 miles1579 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Los AngelesWed 5:24 AM3155 km1960 miles1703 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityWed 7:24 AM3158 km1962 miles1705 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixWed 6:24 AM3294 km2047 miles1778 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Las VegasWed 5:24 AM3458 km2149 miles1867 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San FranciscoWed 5:24 AM3499 km2174 miles1889 nmNorth N
AdamstownWed 5:24 AM3510 km2181 miles1895 nmSouth S
KiritimatiThu 3:24 AM3620 km2249 miles1954 nmWest W
PapeeteWed 3:24 AM3770 km2342 miles2035 nmSouthwest SW
GuatemalaWed 7:24 AM3882 km2412 miles2096 nmEast-northeast ENE
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