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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 phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:22 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:58 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, December 28, 2012 at 10:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 49' North, Longitude: 157° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.41 meters/second, 1520.7 km/hour, 944.9 miles/hour or 821.1 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' 03.5"0.07 misouth15.75 mi
1 hour14° 30' 50.2"944.67 miwest0° 03' 38.2"4.17 misouth944.86 mi
24 hours11° 35' 23.9"754.44 mieast1° 52' 26.8"128.91 misouth769.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluFri 12:32 AM167 km104 miles90 nmNorth N
Napili-HonokowaiFri 12:32 AM186 km115 miles100 nmNortheast NE
WailukuFri 12:32 AM193 km120 miles104 nmNortheast NE
Kailua-KonaFri 12:32 AM206 km128 miles111 nmEast E
HiloFri 12:32 AM301 km187 miles163 nmEast E
KiritimatiSat 12:32 AM1986 km1234 miles1072 nmSouth S
MidwayThu 11:32 PM2180 km1355 miles1177 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandThu 10:32 PM2964 km1842 miles1601 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoFri 11:32 PM3540 km2200 miles1912 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroFri 10:32 PM3612 km2245 miles1950 nmWest-southwest WSW
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