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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 = Thursday, December 27, 2012 at 9:32:00 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: 99%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:20 AM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:23 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: 154° 53' 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"15.64 miWest0° 00' 01.1"0.02 miSouth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 39.4"938.34 miWest0° 01' 14.0"1.42 miSouth938.40 mi
24 hours11° 42' 52.6"757.61 miEast0° 56' 21.6"64.62 miSouth762.67 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 PM124 km77 miles67 nmSouth S
WailukuWed 11:32 PM169 km105 miles91 nmWest W
Kailua-KonaWed 11:32 PM174 km108 miles94 nmSouthwest SW
Napili-HonokowaiWed 11:32 PM187 km116 miles101 nmWest W
HonoluluWed 11:32 PM314 km195 miles170 nmWest W
KiritimatiThu 11:32 PM2112 km1313 miles1141 nmSouth S
MidwayWed 10:32 PM2417 km1502 miles1305 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandWed 9:32 PM3274 km2034 miles1768 nmSouthwest SW
San FranciscoThu 1:32 AM3644 km2264 miles1968 nmNortheast NE
FakaofoThu 10:32 PM3785 km2352 miles2044 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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