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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 = Monday, December 10, 2012 at 10:08:00 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: 9%

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 22:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 16' South, Longitude: 170° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.50 meters/second, 1531.8 km/hour, 951.8 miles/hour or 827.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.3"15.86 miWest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 miSouth15.86 mi
1 hour14° 24' 13.5"951.50 miWest0° 07' 42.3"8.83 miSouth951.21 mi
24 hours345° 19' 04.9"969.87 miWest2° 30' 20.6"172.34 miSouth978.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port VilaTue 9:08 AM191 km118 miles103 nmWest-southwest WSW
LuganvilleTue 9:08 AM362 km225 miles195 nmWest-northwest WNW
NoumeaTue 9:08 AM671 km417 miles362 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Nadi *Tue 11:08 AM785 km488 miles424 nmEast E
Lautoka *Tue 11:08 AM789 km490 miles426 nmEast E
Suva *Tue 11:08 AM895 km556 miles483 nmEast E
Labasa *Tue 11:08 AM999 km621 miles539 nmEast E
FunafutiTue 10:08 AM1386 km861 miles748 nmNortheast NE
HoniaraTue 9:08 AM1393 km866 miles752 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaTue 11:08 AM1610 km1000 miles869 nmEast-southeast ESE

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