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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: 91%

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 Monday, December 31, 2012 at 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 14' North, Longitude: 177° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.04 meters/second, 1587.7 km/hour, 986.6 miles/hour or 857.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.44 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 misouth16.44 mi
1 hour14° 32' 20.2"986.49 miwest0° 09' 28.8"10.86 misouth986.82 mi
24 hours348° 59' 13.9"747.27 miwest4° 01' 23.0"276.51 misouth801.07 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroTue 2:34 AM834 km518 miles450 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaTue 2:34 AM1198 km744 miles647 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandMon 2:34 AM1387 km862 miles749 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Wake IslandTue 2:34 AM1473 km915 miles795 nmNorthwest NW
YarenTue 2:34 AM1756 km1091 miles948 nmSouthwest SW
MidwayMon 3:34 AM1952 km1213 miles1054 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PalikirTue 1:34 AM2186 km1358 miles1180 nmWest W
FunafutiTue 2:34 AM2192 km1362 miles1183 nmSouth S
FakaofoTue 3:34 AM2593 km1611 miles1400 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HonoluluMon 4:34 AM2847 km1769 miles1537 nmEast-northeast ENE
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