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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 09:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 49' North, Longitude: 155° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.62 meters/second, 1510.6 km/hour, 938.7 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"938.41 miwest0° 01' 14.2"1.42 misouth938.47 mi
24 hours11° 42' 52.5"757.66 mieast0° 56' 24.1"64.67 misouth762.72 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HiloWed 11:32 PM123 km76 miles66 nmSouth S
WailukuWed 11:32 PM140 km87 miles76 nmWest W
Kailua-KonaWed 11:32 PM156 km97 miles84 nmSouthwest SW
Napili-HonokowaiWed 11:32 PM159 km99 miles86 nmWest W
HonoluluWed 11:32 PM286 km178 miles155 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiThu 11:32 PM2109 km1310 miles1139 nmSouth S
MidwayWed 10:32 PM2392 km1486 miles1291 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandWed 9:32 PM3253 km2021 miles1756 nmSouthwest SW
San FranciscoThu 1:32 AM3665 km2277 miles1979 nmNortheast NE
FakaofoThu 10:32 PM3773 km2345 miles2037 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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