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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 22:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 18' South
Longitude: 165° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.39 meters/second, 1531.4 km/hour, 951.6 miles/hour or 826.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.1"15.86 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 misouth15.86 mi
1 hour14° 24' 11.7"951.33 miwest0° 07' 40.1"8.79 misouth951.04 mi
24 hours345° 18' 30.0"970.37 miwest2° 29' 20.8"171.21 misouth978.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleTue 9:26 AM270 km168 miles146 nmNortheast NE
Port VilaTue 9:26 AM308 km191 miles166 nmEast E
NoumeaTue 9:26 AM559 km348 miles302 nmSouth S
HoniaraTue 9:26 AM1055 km655 miles569 nmNorthwest NW
Suva *Tue 11:26 AM1379 km857 miles745 nmEast E
BrisbaneTue 8:26 AM1702 km1058 miles919 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiTue 10:26 AM1781 km1107 miles962 nmEast-northeast ENE
YarenTue 10:26 AM1862 km1157 miles1005 nmNorth N
NukualofaTue 11:26 AM2077 km1291 miles1121 nmEast-southeast ESE
CairnsTue 8:26 AM2093 km1301 miles1130 nmWest W
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