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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: 9%

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 22:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 16' South, Longitude: 169° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.49 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' 13.4"951.56 miwest0° 07' 42.1"8.83 misouth951.26 mi
24 hours345° 19' 02.8"969.97 miwest2° 30' 17.1"172.28 misouth978.34 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 AM163 km101 miles88 nmWest-southwest WSW
LuganvilleTue 9:08 AM338 km210 miles183 nmNorthwest NW
NoumeaTue 9:08 AM654 km406 miles353 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Nadi *Tue 11:08 AM814 km506 miles439 nmEast E
Lautoka *Tue 11:08 AM817 km508 miles441 nmEast E
Suva *Tue 11:08 AM923 km574 miles498 nmEast E
HoniaraTue 9:08 AM1371 km852 miles740 nmNorthwest NW
FunafutiTue 10:08 AM1409 km875 miles761 nmNortheast NE
NukualofaTue 11:08 AM1637 km1017 miles884 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenTue 10:08 AM1877 km1166 miles1013 nmNorth N
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