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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: 59%

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 19:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 08' North, Longitude: 145° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.81 meters/second, 1612.1 km/hour, 1001.7 miles/hour or 870.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.70 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 misouth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 32' 18.6"1001.68 miwest0° 11' 07.5"12.74 misouth1001.90 mi
24 hours11° 10' 44.3"770.22 mieast4° 35' 10.7"315.15 misouth833.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HagåtñaThu 5:34 AM925 km575 miles499 nmNorth N
JayapuraThu 4:34 AM991 km616 miles535 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MelekeokThu 4:34 AM1212 km753 miles654 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManokwariThu 4:34 AM1417 km880 miles765 nmWest-southwest WSW
PalikirThu 6:34 AM1436 km892 miles775 nmEast E
Port MoresbyThu 5:34 AM1626 km1011 miles878 nmSouth S
HoniaraThu 6:34 AM2287 km1421 miles1235 nmSoutheast SE
ManadoThu 3:34 AM2311 km1436 miles1248 nmWest W
CairnsThu 5:34 AM2440 km1516 miles1317 nmSouth S
YarenThu 7:34 AM2482 km1542 miles1340 nmEast-southeast ESE
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