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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 12:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 42' North
Longitude: 175° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.72 meters/second, 1521.8 km/hour, 945.6 miles/hour or 821.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.76 miwest0° 00' 03.7"0.07 misouth15.76 mi
1 hour14° 30' 51.7"945.36 miwest0° 03' 48.5"4.37 misouth945.56 mi
24 hours348° 25' 22.9"754.12 miwest1° 56' 22.7"133.42 misouth770.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandSat 12:22 AM924 km574 miles499 nmWest W
MidwayFri 1:22 AM1193 km741 miles644 nmNortheast NE
MajuroSat 12:22 AM1462 km908 miles789 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaSat 12:22 AM2040 km1267 miles1101 nmSouth S
Baker IslandFri 12:22 AM2331 km1448 miles1258 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirFri 11:22 PM2342 km1455 miles1264 nmSouthwest SW
YarenSat 12:22 AM2423 km1506 miles1309 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluFri 2:22 AM2788 km1732 miles1505 nmEast E
FunafutiSat 12:22 AM3148 km1956 miles1700 nmSouth S
HagåtñaFri 10:22 PM3341 km2076 miles1804 nmWest W
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