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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 19:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 54' South, Longitude: 151° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.42 meters/second, 1535.1 km/hour, 953.9 miles/hour or 828.9 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' 27.9"953.64 miwest0° 08' 00.2"9.17 misouth953.34 mi
24 hours14° 35' 54.4"966.25 mieast2° 38' 36.2"181.81 misouth976.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Vaitape (Bora Bora)Mon 9:26 AM63 km39 miles34 nmNorthwest NW
PapeeteMon 9:26 AM200 km124 miles108 nmEast-southeast ESE
RarotongaMon 9:26 AM1009 km627 miles545 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiMon 8:26 AM1982 km1231 miles1070 nmWest W
KiritimatiTue 9:26 AM2179 km1354 miles1176 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Apia *Tue 9:26 AM2219 km1379 miles1198 nmWest W
FakaofoTue 8:26 AM2311 km1436 miles1248 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdamstownMon 11:26 AM2381 km1480 miles1286 nmEast-southeast ESE
NukualofaTue 8:26 AM2553 km1587 miles1379 nmWest-southwest WSW
Suva *Tue 8:26 AM3211 km1995 miles1734 nmWest W
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