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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, December 7, 2012 at 7:26:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 38%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:43 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, December 7, 2012 at 19:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 10' South, Longitude: 170° 14' 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
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 miSouth1000.90 mi
24 hours347° 54' 15.4"834.46 miWest4° 41' 34.7"322.49 miSouth891.41 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 AM544 km338 miles294 nmNorthwest NW
TarawaSat 7:26 AM690 km429 miles373 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FunafutiSat 7:26 AM1102 km685 miles595 nmEast-southeast ESE
MajuroSat 7:26 AM1252 km778 miles676 nmNorth N
HoniaraSat 6:26 AM1276 km793 miles689 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port VilaSat 6:26 AM1516 km942 miles818 nmSouth S
Baker IslandFri 7:26 AM1555 km966 miles840 nmEast-northeast ENE
Suva *Sat 8:26 AM1784 km1108 miles963 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirSat 6:26 AM1817 km1129 miles981 nmNorthwest NW
FakaofoSat 8:26 AM2130 km1324 miles1150 nmEast-southeast ESE

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