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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 12:22:00 PM.

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

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.71 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"945.29 miWest0° 03' 48.4"4.37 miSouth945.49 mi
24 hours348° 25' 22.4"754.07 miWest1° 56' 20.5"133.36 miSouth770.11 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 AM952 km592 miles514 nmWest W
MidwayFri 1:22 AM1176 km731 miles635 nmNortheast NE
MajuroSat 12:22 AM1471 km914 miles794 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaSat 12:22 AM2044 km1270 miles1104 nmSouth S
Baker IslandFri 12:22 AM2320 km1441 miles1253 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirFri 11:22 PM2365 km1470 miles1277 nmSouthwest SW
YarenSat 12:22 AM2436 km1514 miles1315 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluFri 2:22 AM2760 km1715 miles1490 nmEast E
FunafutiSat 12:22 AM3144 km1954 miles1698 nmSouth S
HagåtñaFri 10:22 PM3369 km2094 miles1819 nmWest W

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