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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 09:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 51' North, Longitude: 148° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.30 meters/second, 1520.3 km/hour, 944.7 miles/hour or 820.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.75 miwest0° 00' 03.4"0.07 misouth15.75 mi
1 hour14° 30' 49.7"944.43 miwest0° 03' 34.4"4.10 misouth944.61 mi
24 hours11° 35' 40.4"754.55 mieast1° 51' 00.6"127.26 misouth769.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluThu 11:52 PM1012 km629 miles546 nmWest W
KiritimatiFri 11:52 PM2220 km1379 miles1199 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayThu 10:52 PM3092 km1921 miles1670 nmWest-northwest WNW
San FranciscoFri 1:52 AM3191 km1983 miles1723 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesFri 1:52 AM3353 km2083 miles1810 nmNortheast NE
Las VegasFri 1:52 AM3697 km2297 miles1996 nmNortheast NE
Baker IslandThu 9:52 PM3765 km2340 miles2033 nmWest-southwest WSW
SeattleFri 1:52 AM3868 km2404 miles2089 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixFri 2:52 AM3881 km2412 miles2096 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloFri 2:52 AM3900 km2424 miles2106 nmEast-northeast ENE
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