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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: 58%
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 20:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 4° 59' North
Longitude: 133° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.91 meters/second, 1612.5 km/hour, 1001.9 miles/hour or 870.7 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' 17.7"1001.90 miwest0° 11' 09.3"12.77 misouth1002.12 mi
24 hours11° 11' 15.6"771.00 mieast4° 35' 42.5"315.75 misouth834.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MelekeokThu 5:24 AM320 km199 miles173 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManokwariThu 5:24 AM653 km406 miles353 nmSouth S
SofifiThu 5:24 AM783 km487 miles423 nmSouthwest SW
TernateThu 5:24 AM795 km494 miles429 nmSouthwest SW
DavaoThu 4:24 AM872 km542 miles471 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManadoThu 4:24 AM1006 km625 miles543 nmWest-southwest WSW
JayapuraThu 5:24 AM1178 km732 miles636 nmSoutheast SE
GorontaloThu 4:24 AM1230 km764 miles664 nmWest-southwest WSW
HagåtñaThu 6:24 AM1578 km981 miles852 nmNortheast NE
PaluThu 4:24 AM1620 km1006 miles874 nmWest-southwest WSW
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