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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 08:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 48' North
Longitude: 157° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.71 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' 48.6"938.61 miwest0° 01' 10.0"1.34 minorth938.55 mi
24 hours11° 42' 55.5"757.75 mieast0° 01' 11.2"1.36 minorth757.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Napili-HonokowaiTue 10:52 PM57 km36 miles31 nmEast-northeast ENE
WailukuTue 10:52 PM73 km45 miles39 nmEast E
HonoluluTue 10:52 PM89 km55 miles48 nmNorthwest NW
Kailua-KonaTue 10:52 PM179 km111 miles97 nmSoutheast SE
HiloTue 10:52 PM252 km157 miles136 nmEast-southeast ESE
KiritimatiWed 10:52 PM2095 km1302 miles1131 nmSouth S
MidwayTue 9:52 PM2200 km1367 miles1188 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandTue 8:52 PM3098 km1925 miles1673 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoWed 9:52 PM3674 km2283 miles1984 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroWed 8:52 PM3723 km2313 miles2010 nmWest-southwest WSW
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