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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: 99%

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 Thursday, December 27, 2012 at 09:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 49' North, Longitude: 152° 44' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.61 meters/second, 1510.6 km/hour, 938.6 miles/hour or 815.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.65 miwest0° 00' 01.1"0.02 misouth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 39.4"938.39 miwest0° 01' 13.1"1.40 misouth938.45 mi
24 hours11° 42' 54.0"757.67 mieast0° 56' 01.1"64.23 misouth762.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HiloWed 11:22 PM274 km171 miles148 nmWest-southwest WSW
WailukuWed 11:22 PM392 km243 miles212 nmWest W
HonoluluWed 11:22 PM535 km332 miles289 nmWest W
KiritimatiThu 11:22 PM2154 km1339 miles1163 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayWed 10:22 PM2622 km1629 miles1416 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandWed 9:22 PM3446 km2141 miles1861 nmSouthwest SW
San FranciscoThu 1:22 AM3468 km2155 miles1873 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesThu 1:22 AM3688 km2292 miles1992 nmEast-northeast ENE
UnalaskaThu 12:22 AM3855 km2395 miles2081 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FakaofoThu 10:22 PM3904 km2426 miles2108 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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