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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 09:46:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 09:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 16' ||North|
|Longitude: ||151° 59' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.30 meters/second, 1516.7 km/hour, 942.4 miles/hour or 818.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 30.9"||15.71 mi||west||0° 00' 02.7"||0.05 mi||north||15.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 01.6"||942.17 mi||west||0° 02' 42.7"||3.11 mi||north||942.04 mi|
|24 hours||11° 38' 59.4"||756.17 mi||east||0° 38' 51.5"||44.56 mi||north||755.89 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hilo||Tue 11:46 PM||331 km||205 miles||179 nm|| W|
|Wailuku||Tue 11:46 PM||476 km||296 miles||257 nm|| W|
|Honolulu||Tue 11:46 PM||623 km||387 miles||336 nm|| WNW|
|Kiritimati||Wed 11:46 PM||2116 km||1315 miles||1143 nm|| SSW|
|Midway||Tue 10:46 PM||2719 km||1689 miles||1468 nm|| WNW|
|San Francisco||Wed 1:46 AM||3447 km||2142 miles||1861 nm|| NE|
|Baker Island||Tue 9:46 PM||3471 km||2157 miles||1874 nm|| SW|
|Los Angeles||Wed 1:46 AM||3653 km||2270 miles||1972 nm|| ENE|
|Fakaofo||Wed 10:46 PM||3897 km||2421 miles||2104 nm|| SW|
|Unalaska||Wed 12:46 AM||3934 km||2444 miles||2124 nm|| NNW|
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