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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 = Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 11:26:00 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: 3%

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 Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 23:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 52' South, Longitude: 166° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.15 meters/second, 1505.4 km/hour, 935.4 miles/hour or 812.8 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' 04.3"0.08 miSouth15.59 mi
1 hour14° 22' 19.9"935.06 miWest0° 04' 22.3"5.01 miSouth934.85 mi
24 hours344° 44' 42.7"992.44 miWest1° 02' 22.9"71.52 miSouth991.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NoumeaWed 10:26 AM270 km168 miles146 nmSouth S
Port VilaWed 10:26 AM336 km209 miles182 nmNortheast NE
LuganvilleWed 10:26 AM496 km308 miles268 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Suva *Wed 12:26 PM1318 km819 miles712 nmEast E
HoniaraWed 10:26 AM1327 km824 miles716 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BrisbaneWed 9:26 AM1570 km976 miles848 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiWed 11:26 AM1894 km1177 miles1022 nmNortheast NE
NukualofaWed 12:26 PM1961 km1219 miles1059 nmEast E
Auckland *Wed 12:26 PM2065 km1283 miles1115 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Sydney *Wed 10:26 AM2134 km1326 miles1152 nmSouthwest SW

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