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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 10:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 50' North
Longitude: 150° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.33 meters/second, 1520.4 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' 49.9"944.49 miwest0° 03' 35.4"4.12 misouth944.67 mi
24 hours11° 35' 36.3"754.53 mieast1° 51' 22.2"127.68 misouth769.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HiloFri 12:02 AM460 km286 miles248 nmWest W
WailukuFri 12:02 AM617 km383 miles333 nmWest-northwest WNW
HonoluluFri 12:02 AM764 km475 miles413 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiSat 12:02 AM2115 km1314 miles1142 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayThu 11:02 PM2860 km1777 miles1544 nmWest-northwest WNW
San FranciscoFri 2:02 AM3377 km2098 miles1824 nmNortheast NE
Baker IslandThu 10:02 PM3553 km2208 miles1918 nmSouthwest SW
Los AngelesFri 2:02 AM3564 km2215 miles1925 nmEast-northeast ENE
Las VegasFri 2:02 AM3904 km2426 miles2108 nmNortheast NE
FakaofoFri 11:02 PM3937 km2447 miles2126 nmSouthwest SW
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