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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: 100%

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 Friday, December 28, 2012 at 09:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 52' North, Longitude: 143° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.24 meters/second, 1520.1 km/hour, 944.5 miles/hour or 820.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.74 miwest0° 00' 03.4"0.07 misouth15.74 mi
1 hour14° 30' 49.4"944.31 miwest0° 03' 32.6"4.06 misouth944.49 mi
24 hours11° 35' 48.8"754.61 mieast1° 50' 17.4"126.44 misouth769.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluThu 11:32 PM1511 km939 miles816 nmWest W
KiritimatiFri 11:32 PM2500 km1554 miles1350 nmSouthwest SW
San FranciscoFri 1:32 AM2840 km1764 miles1533 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesFri 1:32 AM2940 km1827 miles1588 nmNortheast NE
Las VegasFri 1:32 AM3294 km2047 miles1779 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloFri 2:32 AM3433 km2133 miles1854 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixFri 2:32 AM3447 km2142 miles1861 nmEast-northeast ENE
MidwayThu 10:32 PM3560 km2212 miles1922 nmWest-northwest WNW
SeattleFri 1:32 AM3620 km2249 miles1955 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VancouverFri 1:32 AM3732 km2319 miles2015 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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