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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 10:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 15' North, Longitude: 134° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.58 meters/second, 1560.9 km/hour, 969.9 miles/hour or 842.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.17 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.15 misouth16.17 mi
1 hour14° 31' 47.6"969.76 miwest0° 07' 40.8"8.80 misouth970.09 mi
24 hours11° 11' 10.1"746.64 mieast3° 23' 03.7"232.68 misouth787.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluSun 12:30 AM2558 km1589 miles1381 nmWest-northwest WNW
TijuanaSun 2:30 AM2605 km1619 miles1407 nmNortheast NE
San DiegoSun 2:30 AM2610 km1622 miles1409 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesSun 2:30 AM2644 km1643 miles1428 nmNortheast NE
San FranciscoSun 2:30 AM2763 km1717 miles1492 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloSun 3:30 AM2858 km1776 miles1543 nmNortheast NE
KiritimatiMon 12:30 AM2913 km1810 miles1573 nmWest-southwest WSW
Las VegasSun 2:30 AM3006 km1868 miles1623 nmNortheast NE
PhoenixSun 3:30 AM3025 km1880 miles1634 nmNortheast NE
Salt Lake CitySun 3:30 AM3575 km2221 miles1930 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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