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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 3:33 PM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:43 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° 28' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.37 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' 27.1"953.46 miwest0° 07' 59.2"9.15 misouth953.16 mi
24 hours14° 36' 11.3"966.40 mieast2° 38' 09.3"181.29 misouth976.25 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 AM189 km117 miles102 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteMon 9:36 AM420 km261 miles227 nmEast E
RarotongaMon 9:36 AM817 km508 miles441 nmSouthwest SW
AlofiMon 8:36 AM1758 km1092 miles949 nmWest W
Apia *Tue 9:36 AM1994 km1239 miles1077 nmWest W
FakaofoTue 8:36 AM2098 km1304 miles1133 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiTue 9:36 AM2122 km1318 miles1146 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NukualofaTue 8:36 AM2333 km1450 miles1260 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownMon 11:36 AM2586 km1607 miles1396 nmEast-southeast ESE
Suva *Tue 8:36 AM2985 km1855 miles1612 nmWest W
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