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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: 96%

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 Sunday, December 30, 2012 at 10:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 16' North, Longitude: 132° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.55 meters/second, 1560.8 km/hour, 969.8 miles/hour or 842.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.16 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.15 misouth16.16 mi
1 hour14° 31' 47.3"969.67 miwest0° 07' 40.1"8.79 misouth970.01 mi
24 hours11° 11' 14.0"746.66 mieast3° 22' 51.1"232.44 misouth787.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TijuanaSun 2:22 AM2475 km1538 miles1336 nmNortheast NE
San DiegoSun 2:22 AM2481 km1542 miles1340 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesSun 2:22 AM2528 km1571 miles1365 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MexicaliSun 2:22 AM2586 km1607 miles1397 nmNortheast NE
San FranciscoSun 2:22 AM2685 km1668 miles1450 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloSun 3:22 AM2692 km1672 miles1453 nmNortheast NE
HonoluluSun 12:22 AM2755 km1712 miles1487 nmWest-northwest WNW
PhoenixSun 3:22 AM2882 km1791 miles1556 nmNortheast NE
Las VegasSun 2:22 AM2886 km1793 miles1558 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KiritimatiMon 12:22 AM3099 km1926 miles1673 nmWest-southwest WSW
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