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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 09:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 52' North, Longitude: 145° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.27 meters/second, 1520.2 km/hour, 944.6 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' 49.5"944.37 miwest0° 03' 33.5"4.08 misouth944.55 mi
24 hours11° 35' 44.5"754.58 mieast1° 50' 39.0"126.85 misouth769.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluThu 11:42 PM1261 km783 miles681 nmWest W
KiritimatiFri 11:42 PM2350 km1460 miles1269 nmSouth-southwest SSW
San FranciscoFri 1:42 AM3012 km1871 miles1626 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesFri 1:42 AM3144 km1954 miles1698 nmNortheast NE
MidwayThu 10:42 PM3326 km2066 miles1796 nmWest-northwest WNW
Las VegasFri 1:42 AM3494 km2171 miles1886 nmNortheast NE
PhoenixFri 2:42 AM3663 km2276 miles1978 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloFri 2:42 AM3666 km2278 miles1980 nmEast-northeast ENE
SeattleFri 1:42 AM3740 km2324 miles2019 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VancouverFri 1:42 AM3841 km2387 miles2074 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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