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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: 51%

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 Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 14:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 34' North, Longitude: 127° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.21 meters/second, 1617.2 km/hour, 1004.9 miles/hour or 873.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.75 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 51.8"1004.75 miwest0° 11' 39.6"13.35 misouth1004.88 mi
24 hours11° 26' 11.5"790.78 mieast4° 43' 52.4"325.07 misouth854.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownThu 6:22 AM2955 km1836 miles1596 nmSouth S
PapeeteThu 4:22 AM3176 km1973 miles1715 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiFri 4:22 AM3270 km2032 miles1766 nmWest W
HermosilloThu 7:22 AM3537 km2198 miles1910 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityThu 8:22 AM3709 km2305 miles2003 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesThu 6:22 AM3735 km2321 miles2017 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Easter Island *Thu 9:22 AM3746 km2328 miles2023 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PhoenixThu 7:22 AM3899 km2423 miles2105 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HonoluluThu 4:22 AM3911 km2430 miles2112 nmNorthwest NW
San FranciscoThu 6:22 AM4048 km2516 miles2186 nmNorth N

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