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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 11:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 46' North, Longitude: 178° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.73 meters/second, 1511.0 km/hour, 938.9 miles/hour or 815.9 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' 01.3"0.03 misouth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 39.5"938.65 miwest0° 01' 24.9"1.62 misouth938.73 mi
24 hours348° 17' 26.3"757.51 miwest1° 00' 37.8"69.52 misouth763.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwayThu 12:22 AM936 km582 miles506 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Wake IslandThu 11:22 PM1224 km761 miles661 nmWest W
MajuroThu 11:22 PM1687 km1048 miles911 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaThu 11:22 PM2215 km1377 miles1196 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandWed 11:22 PM2347 km1459 miles1267 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HonoluluThu 1:22 AM2483 km1543 miles1341 nmEast E
PalikirThu 10:22 PM2651 km1647 miles1432 nmWest-southwest WSW
YarenThu 11:22 PM2660 km1653 miles1436 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiThu 11:22 PM3241 km2014 miles1750 nmSouth S
KiritimatiFri 1:22 AM3377 km2099 miles1824 nmSoutheast SE
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