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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 10:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 47' North
Longitude: 162° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.46 meters/second, 1520.9 km/hour, 945.0 miles/hour or 821.2 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' 50.5"944.79 miwest0° 03' 40.1"4.21 misouth944.98 mi
24 hours11° 35' 15.3"754.38 mieast1° 53' 09.9"129.73 misouth769.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluFri 12:52 AM541 km336 miles292 nmEast-northeast ENE
WailukuFri 12:52 AM668 km415 miles361 nmEast-northeast ENE
MidwayThu 11:52 PM1750 km1088 miles945 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiSat 12:52 AM2070 km1286 miles1118 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandThu 10:52 PM2632 km1635 miles1421 nmSouthwest SW
MajuroFri 10:52 PM3137 km1949 miles1694 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandFri 10:52 PM3204 km1991 miles1730 nmWest W
TarawaFri 10:52 PM3328 km2068 miles1797 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoFri 11:52 PM3355 km2085 miles1812 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiFri 10:52 PM3700 km2299 miles1998 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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