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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 23:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 52' South, Longitude: 165° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.15 meters/second, 1505.3 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"935.11 miwest0° 04' 22.0"5.01 misouth934.91 mi
24 hours344° 44' 41.8"992.51 miwest1° 02' 18.6"71.45 misouth991.78 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 AM275 km171 miles148 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port VilaWed 10:26 AM358 km222 miles193 nmNortheast NE
LuganvilleWed 10:26 AM504 km313 miles272 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HoniaraWed 10:26 AM1313 km816 miles709 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Suva *Wed 12:26 PM1346 km836 miles727 nmEast E
BrisbaneWed 9:26 AM1547 km961 miles835 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiWed 11:26 AM1917 km1191 miles1035 nmNortheast NE
NukualofaWed 12:26 PM1989 km1236 miles1074 nmEast E
Auckland *Wed 12:26 PM2076 km1290 miles1121 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Sydney *Wed 10:26 AM2116 km1315 miles1143 nmSouthwest SW
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