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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: 3%
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 Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 23:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 51' South
Longitude: 170° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.22 meters/second, 1505.6 km/hour, 935.5 miles/hour or 812.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.3"15.59 miwest0° 00' 04.5"0.09 misouth15.59 mi
1 hour14° 22' 21.0"935.26 miwest0° 04' 24.7"5.06 misouth935.06 mi
24 hours344° 44' 56.2"992.39 miwest1° 03' 26.1"72.74 misouth991.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port VilaWed 10:08 AM299 km186 miles161 nmNorthwest NW
NoumeaWed 10:08 AM463 km288 miles250 nmSouthwest SW
LuganvilleWed 10:08 AM570 km354 miles308 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Nadi *Wed 12:08 PM805 km500 miles435 nmEast-northeast ENE
Lautoka *Wed 12:08 PM816 km507 miles441 nmEast-northeast ENE
Suva *Wed 12:08 PM899 km558 miles485 nmEast E
NukualofaWed 12:08 PM1542 km958 miles832 nmEast E
HoniaraWed 10:08 AM1585 km985 miles856 nmNorthwest NW
FunafutiWed 11:08 AM1594 km990 miles861 nmNortheast NE
BrisbaneWed 9:08 AM1931 km1200 miles1043 nmWest-southwest WSW
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