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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: 99%

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 Saturday, December 29, 2012 at 10:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 56' North, Longitude: 146° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.34 meters/second, 1538.4 km/hour, 955.9 miles/hour or 830.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.93 miwest0° 00' 05.6"0.11 misouth15.93 mi
1 hour14° 31' 15.7"955.68 miwest0° 05' 47.2"6.63 misouth955.96 mi
24 hours11° 23' 39.9"749.98 mieast2° 41' 15.8"184.82 misouth777.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluSat 12:32 AM1262 km784 miles681 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiSun 12:32 AM2144 km1332 miles1158 nmSouthwest SW
San FranciscoSat 2:32 AM3204 km1991 miles1730 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesSat 2:32 AM3315 km2060 miles1790 nmNortheast NE
MidwayFri 11:32 PM3363 km2090 miles1816 nmWest-northwest WNW
Las VegasSat 2:32 AM3668 km2279 miles1981 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloSat 3:32 AM3802 km2363 miles2053 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixSat 3:32 AM3822 km2375 miles2064 nmEast-northeast ENE
Baker IslandFri 10:32 PM3836 km2383 miles2071 nmWest-southwest WSW
PapeeteSat 12:32 AM3939 km2447 miles2127 nmSouth S

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