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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 = Saturday, December 29, 2012 at 10:32:00 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: 99%

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 Saturday, December 29, 2012 at 10:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 56' North, Longitude: 146° 06' 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.93 miWest0° 00' 05.6"0.11 miSouth15.93 mi
1 hour14° 31' 15.6"955.67 miWest0° 05' 47.1"6.63 miSouth955.95 mi
24 hours11° 23' 40.5"749.98 miEast2° 41' 13.8"184.78 miSouth777.64 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 AM1289 km801 miles696 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiSun 12:32 AM2161 km1343 miles1167 nmSouthwest SW
San FranciscoSat 2:32 AM3185 km1979 miles1720 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesSat 2:32 AM3292 km2046 miles1778 nmNortheast NE
MidwayFri 11:32 PM3389 km2106 miles1830 nmWest-northwest WNW
Las VegasSat 2:32 AM3646 km2266 miles1969 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloSat 3:32 AM3776 km2347 miles2039 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixSat 3:32 AM3798 km2360 miles2051 nmEast-northeast ENE
Baker IslandFri 10:32 PM3861 km2399 miles2085 nmWest-southwest WSW
SeattleSat 2:32 AM3939 km2447 miles2127 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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