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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 11:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 46' North
Longitude: 167° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.52 meters/second, 1521.1 km/hour, 945.1 miles/hour or 821.3 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' 03.7"0.07 misouth15.75 mi
1 hour14° 30' 50.8"944.92 miwest0° 03' 41.9"4.24 misouth945.11 mi
24 hours11° 35' 06.9"754.33 mieast1° 53' 52.9"130.55 misouth769.80 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluFri 1:12 AM1033 km642 miles558 nmEast-northeast ENE
MidwayFri 12:12 AM1362 km846 miles735 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiSat 1:12 AM2276 km1414 miles1229 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandThu 11:12 PM2371 km1473 miles1280 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroFri 11:12 PM2679 km1665 miles1446 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandFri 11:12 PM2698 km1676 miles1457 nmWest W
TarawaFri 11:12 PM2928 km1819 miles1581 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoSat 12:12 AM3247 km2017 miles1753 nmSouth S
FunafutiFri 11:12 PM3445 km2141 miles1860 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenFri 11:12 PM3572 km2219 miles1929 nmSouthwest SW
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