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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: 10%
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 Monday, December 10, 2012 at 19:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 53' South
Longitude: 148° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.48 meters/second, 1535.3 km/hour, 954.0 miles/hour or 829.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"15.90 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 misouth15.90 mi
1 hour14° 24' 28.7"953.77 miwest0° 08' 01.3"9.19 misouth953.47 mi
24 hours14° 35' 35.3"966.02 mieast2° 39' 06.5"182.39 misouth976.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteMon 9:16 AM99 km61 miles53 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaMon 9:16 AM1238 km770 miles669 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownMon 11:16 AM2154 km1338 miles1163 nmEast-southeast ESE
AlofiMon 8:16 AM2235 km1388 miles1207 nmWest W
KiritimatiTue 9:16 AM2270 km1411 miles1226 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Apia *Tue 9:16 AM2474 km1537 miles1336 nmWest W
FakaofoTue 8:16 AM2555 km1587 miles1379 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaTue 8:16 AM2802 km1741 miles1513 nmWest-southwest WSW
Suva *Tue 8:16 AM3465 km2153 miles1871 nmWest W
Baker IslandMon 7:16 AM3564 km2214 miles1924 nmWest-northwest WNW
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