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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: 90%

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 15:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 05' North, Longitude: 163° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.29 meters/second, 1588.6 km/hour, 987.1 miles/hour or 857.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.45 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 misouth16.45 mi
1 hour14° 32' 21.1"986.98 miwest0° 09' 32.1"10.92 misouth987.30 mi
24 hours11° 00' 33.0"747.38 mieast4° 02' 31.1"277.79 misouth801.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PalikirTue 2:34 AM706 km439 miles381 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandTue 3:34 AM987 km613 miles533 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MajuroTue 3:34 AM996 km619 miles538 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenTue 3:34 AM1354 km841 miles731 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaTue 3:34 AM1534 km953 miles828 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaTue 1:34 AM2007 km1247 miles1084 nmWest W
HoniaraTue 2:34 AM2293 km1425 miles1238 nmSouth S
Baker IslandMon 3:34 AM2565 km1594 miles1385 nmEast-southeast ESE
MidwayMon 4:34 AM2788 km1732 miles1505 nmNortheast NE
FunafutiTue 3:34 AM2811 km1747 miles1518 nmSoutheast SE

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