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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 10:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 48' North, Longitude: 164° 50' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.66 meters/second, 1510.8 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' 01.2"0.02 misouth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 39.4"938.49 miwest0° 01' 18.0"1.49 misouth938.56 mi
24 hours11° 42' 45.8"757.61 mieast0° 57' 56.5"66.44 misouth762.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluThu 12:12 AM727 km452 miles392 nmEast E
MidwayWed 11:12 PM1512 km940 miles817 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiFri 12:12 AM2247 km1396 miles1213 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandWed 10:12 PM2608 km1620 miles1408 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandThu 10:12 PM2985 km1855 miles1612 nmWest W
MajuroThu 10:12 PM2991 km1858 miles1615 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaThu 10:12 PM3225 km2004 miles1741 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoThu 11:12 PM3409 km2118 miles1841 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdakThu 12:12 AM3597 km2235 miles1942 nmNorth-northwest NNW
UnalaskaThu 1:12 AM3672 km2282 miles1983 nmNorth N
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