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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: 96%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:19 AM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:22 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, December 26, 2012 at 08:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 48' North
Longitude: 155° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.72 meters/second, 1511.0 km/hour, 938.9 miles/hour or 815.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.65 miwest0° 00' 01.1"0.02 minorth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 48.7"938.63 miwest0° 01' 10.5"1.35 minorth938.57 mi
24 hours11° 42' 54.6"757.74 mieast0° 01' 25.3"1.63 minorth757.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
WailukuTue 10:46 PM79 km49 miles43 nmWest W
Napili-HonokowaiTue 10:46 PM99 km61 miles53 nmWest-northwest WNW
Kailua-KonaTue 10:46 PM131 km81 miles71 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HiloTue 10:46 PM140 km87 miles76 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HonoluluTue 10:46 PM227 km141 miles122 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiWed 10:46 PM2102 km1306 miles1135 nmSouth S
MidwayTue 9:46 PM2336 km1452 miles1262 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandTue 8:46 PM3207 km1993 miles1732 nmSouthwest SW
San FranciscoWed 12:46 AM3714 km2308 miles2005 nmNortheast NE
FakaofoWed 9:46 PM3743 km2326 miles2021 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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