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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 = Saturday, December 15, 2012 at 1:34:00 AM.

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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: 4%

Previous phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:43 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:20 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, December 15, 2012 at 01:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 13' South, Longitude: 179° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.04 meters/second, 1523.0 km/hour, 946.3 miles/hour or 822.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.8"15.77 miWest0° 00' 06.7"0.13 miNorth15.77 mi
1 hour14° 23' 55.2"946.09 miWest0° 06' 50.0"7.84 miNorth946.44 mi
24 hours14° 00' 16.4"920.21 miEast3° 14' 08.8"222.51 miNorth954.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tubou *Sat 2:34 PM44 km27 miles24 nmEast E
Levuka *Sat 2:34 PM214 km133 miles115 nmWest-northwest WNW
Labasa *Sat 2:34 PM248 km154 miles134 nmNorthwest NW
Suva *Sat 2:34 PM248 km154 miles134 nmWest W
Lautoka *Sat 2:34 PM358 km222 miles193 nmWest W
Nadi *Sat 2:34 PM358 km223 miles194 nmWest W
NukualofaSat 2:34 PM531 km330 miles287 nmSoutheast SE
PangaiSat 2:34 PM543 km337 miles293 nmEast-southeast ESE
NeiafuSat 2:34 PM556 km346 miles300 nmEast E
Mata-UtuSat 1:34 PM636 km395 miles343 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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