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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: 38%

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 19:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 11' South, Longitude: 169° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.52 meters/second, 1611.1 km/hour, 1001.1 miles/hour or 869.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.68 miwest0° 00' 11.8"0.23 misouth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 30' 31.8"1000.93 miwest0° 11' 54.2"13.63 misouth1000.89 mi
24 hours347° 54' 13.6"834.49 miwest4° 41' 34.3"322.48 misouth891.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YarenSat 7:26 AM526 km327 miles284 nmNorthwest NW
TarawaSat 7:26 AM705 km438 miles380 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FunafutiSat 7:26 AM1131 km703 miles610 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraSat 6:26 AM1249 km776 miles675 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroSat 7:26 AM1260 km783 miles680 nmNorth N
Port VilaSat 6:26 AM1511 km939 miles816 nmSouth S
Baker IslandFri 7:26 AM1584 km984 miles855 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalikirSat 6:26 AM1795 km1115 miles969 nmNorthwest NW
Suva *Sat 8:26 AM1798 km1118 miles971 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FakaofoSat 8:26 AM2156 km1339 miles1164 nmEast-southeast ESE

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