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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 = Sunday, December 30, 2012 at 10:22:00 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: 96%

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 Sunday, December 30, 2012 at 10:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 16' North, Longitude: 132° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.54 meters/second, 1560.7 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"969.60 miWest0° 07' 40.1"8.79 miSouth969.93 mi
24 hours11° 11' 14.4"746.61 miEast3° 22' 49.4"232.39 miSouth787.23 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 AM2456 km1526 miles1326 nmNortheast NE
San DiegoSun 2:22 AM2463 km1531 miles1330 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesSun 2:22 AM2512 km1561 miles1356 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MexicaliSun 2:22 AM2568 km1596 miles1387 nmNortheast NE
San Jose (USA)Sun 2:22 AM2651 km1647 miles1432 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloSun 3:22 AM2670 km1659 miles1442 nmNortheast NE
San FranciscoSun 2:22 AM2676 km1663 miles1445 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HonoluluSun 12:22 AM2782 km1729 miles1502 nmWest-northwest WNW
PhoenixSun 3:22 AM2862 km1778 miles1545 nmNortheast NE
Las VegasSun 2:22 AM2870 km1783 miles1549 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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