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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, December 28, 2012 at 11:22:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 11:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 46' North, Longitude: 169° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.54 meters/second, 1521.2 km/hour, 945.2 miles/hour or 821.4 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"944.91 miWest0° 03' 42.8"4.26 miSouth945.10 mi
24 hours11° 35' 03.1"754.25 miEast1° 54' 11.9"130.91 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
MidwayFri 12:22 AM1213 km754 miles655 nmNorthwest NW
HonoluluFri 1:22 AM1255 km780 miles678 nmEast E
Baker IslandThu 11:22 PM2284 km1419 miles1233 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KiritimatiSat 1:22 AM2399 km1490 miles1295 nmSoutheast SE
MajuroFri 11:22 PM2471 km1535 miles1334 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandFri 11:22 PM2473 km1537 miles1335 nmWest W
TarawaFri 11:22 PM2763 km1717 miles1492 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoSat 12:22 AM3225 km2004 miles1741 nmSouth S
FunafutiFri 11:22 PM3353 km2084 miles1811 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenFri 11:22 PM3393 km2108 miles1832 nmSouthwest SW

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