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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 19:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 56' South, Longitude: 153° 44' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.36 meters/second, 1534.9 km/hour, 953.8 miles/hour or 828.8 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' 27.0"953.51 miwest0° 07' 59.0"9.15 misouth953.21 mi
24 hours14° 36' 13.4"966.49 mieast2° 38' 05.9"181.23 misouth976.33 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 9:36 AM216 km134 miles117 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteMon 9:36 AM448 km278 miles242 nmEast E
RarotongaMon 9:36 AM794 km494 miles429 nmSouthwest SW
AlofiMon 8:36 AM1729 km1075 miles934 nmWest W
Apia *Tue 9:36 AM1966 km1221 miles1061 nmWest W
FakaofoTue 8:36 AM2072 km1287 miles1119 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiTue 9:36 AM2116 km1315 miles1143 nmNorth N
NukualofaTue 8:36 AM2305 km1432 miles1245 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownMon 11:36 AM2612 km1623 miles1410 nmEast-southeast ESE
Suva *Tue 8:36 AM2956 km1837 miles1596 nmWest W
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