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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 11:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 45' North, Longitude: 172° 28' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.57 meters/second, 1521.3 km/hour, 945.3 miles/hour or 821.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.75 miwest0° 00' 03.7"0.07 misouth15.75 mi
1 hour14° 30' 51.0"944.98 miwest0° 03' 43.8"4.28 misouth945.17 mi
24 hours11° 34' 58.4"754.22 mieast1° 54' 35.7"131.36 misouth769.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MidwayFri 12:32 AM1062 km660 miles573 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HonoluluFri 1:32 AM1533 km953 miles828 nmEast E
Wake IslandFri 11:32 PM2191 km1362 miles1183 nmWest W
Baker IslandThu 11:32 PM2207 km1371 miles1192 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroFri 11:32 PM2248 km1397 miles1214 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaFri 11:32 PM2572 km1598 miles1389 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiSat 1:32 AM2574 km1600 miles1390 nmSoutheast SE
YarenFri 11:32 PM3177 km1974 miles1716 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoSat 12:32 AM3223 km2003 miles1740 nmSouth S
FunafutiFri 11:32 PM3257 km2024 miles1758 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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