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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 10:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 47' North, Longitude: 167° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.67 meters/second, 1510.8 km/hour, 938.8 miles/hour or 815.8 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"938.51 miwest0° 01' 19.1"1.51 misouth938.58 mi
24 hours11° 42' 44.2"757.60 mieast0° 58' 19.6"66.88 misouth762.93 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluThu 12:22 AM978 km607 miles528 nmEast E
MidwayWed 11:22 PM1314 km816 miles709 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiFri 12:22 AM2354 km1463 miles1271 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandWed 10:22 PM2490 km1547 miles1345 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandThu 10:22 PM2733 km1698 miles1476 nmWest W
MajuroThu 10:22 PM2769 km1721 miles1495 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaThu 10:22 PM3033 km1885 miles1638 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoThu 11:22 PM3364 km2090 miles1817 nmSouth S
AdakThu 12:22 AM3544 km2202 miles1913 nmNorth N
FunafutiThu 10:22 PM3564 km2215 miles1925 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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