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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 10:23 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, December 28, 2012 at 10:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 47' North, Longitude: 162° 31' 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"944.72 miwest0° 03' 40.0"4.20 misouth944.91 mi
24 hours11° 35' 15.8"754.33 mieast1° 53' 07.5"129.68 misouth769.64 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 AM515 km320 miles278 nmEast-northeast ENE
WailukuFri 12:52 AM640 km398 miles346 nmEast-northeast ENE
MidwayThu 11:52 PM1773 km1102 miles958 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiSat 12:52 AM2062 km1281 miles1113 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandThu 10:52 PM2649 km1646 miles1430 nmSouthwest SW
MajuroFri 10:52 PM3163 km1966 miles1708 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandFri 10:52 PM3232 km2008 miles1745 nmWest W
TarawaFri 10:52 PM3352 km2083 miles1810 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoFri 11:52 PM3363 km2090 miles1816 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiFri 10:52 PM3716 km2309 miles2007 nmSouthwest SW
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