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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: 40%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:32 PM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:42 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, December 7, 2012 at 15:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 19' South, Longitude: 127° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.08 meters/second, 1613.1 km/hour, 1002.3 miles/hour or 871.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"16.70 miwest0° 00' 11.8"0.23 misouth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 30' 46.6"1002.26 miwest0° 11' 55.1"13.65 misouth1002.25 mi
24 hours11° 58' 43.6"827.25 mieast4° 43' 18.0"324.47 misouth885.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownFri 7:08 AM2421 km1504 miles1307 nmSouth S
PapeeteFri 5:08 AM2864 km1780 miles1546 nmSouthwest SW
Easter Island *Fri 10:08 AM3273 km2034 miles1767 nmSoutheast SE
KiritimatiSat 5:08 AM3354 km2084 miles1811 nmWest W
HermosilloFri 8:08 AM4002 km2487 miles2161 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RarotongaFri 5:08 AM4003 km2487 miles2161 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mexico CityFri 9:08 AM4008 km2490 miles2164 nmNortheast NE
Galapagos IslandsFri 9:08 AM4240 km2634 miles2289 nmEast E
Los AngelesFri 7:08 AM4252 km2642 miles2296 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HonoluluFri 5:08 AM4275 km2656 miles2308 nmNorthwest NW
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