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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: 95%

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 16:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 27' North, Longitude: 136° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.26 meters/second, 1566.9 km/hour, 973.6 miles/hour or 846.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.23 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 misouth16.23 mi
1 hour14° 31' 55.7"973.52 miwest0° 08' 06.7"9.30 misouth973.85 mi
24 hours11° 08' 19.3"746.24 mieast3° 32' 28.0"243.44 misouth790.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MelekeokMon 1:38 AM792 km492 miles428 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HagåtñaMon 2:38 AM909 km565 miles491 nmEast E
SaipanMon 2:38 AM1011 km628 miles546 nmEast E
DavaoMon 12:38 AM1433 km890 miles774 nmWest-southwest WSW
General SantosMon 12:38 AM1535 km954 miles829 nmSouthwest SW
QuezonMon 12:38 AM1652 km1027 miles892 nmWest W
ManilaMon 12:38 AM1659 km1031 miles896 nmWest W
ManokwariMon 1:38 AM1713 km1064 miles925 nmSouth S
ManadoMon 12:38 AM1916 km1190 miles1034 nmSouthwest SW
JayapuraMon 1:38 AM1938 km1204 miles1046 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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