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 09:52:00 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 09:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 16' ||North|
|Longitude: ||153° 26' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.29 meters/second, 1516.6 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' 01.4"||942.14 mi||west||0° 02' 42.3"||3.10 mi||north||942.01 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 01.1"||756.18 mi||east||0° 38' 37.7"||44.29 mi||north||755.90 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hilo||Tue 11:52 PM||184 km||114 miles||99 nm|| WSW|
|Wailuku||Tue 11:52 PM||327 km||203 miles||177 nm|| WNW|
|Honolulu||Tue 11:52 PM||475 km||295 miles||256 nm|| WNW|
|Kiritimati||Wed 11:52 PM||2079 km||1292 miles||1123 nm|| SSW|
|Midway||Tue 10:52 PM||2580 km||1603 miles||1393 nm|| WNW|
|Baker Island||Tue 9:52 PM||3351 km||2082 miles||1809 nm|| SW|
|San Francisco||Wed 1:52 AM||3563 km||2214 miles||1924 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles||Wed 1:52 AM||3782 km||2350 miles||2042 nm|| ENE|
|Fakaofo||Wed 10:52 PM||3814 km||2370 miles||2059 nm|| SSW|
|Unalaska||Wed 12:52 AM||3896 km||2421 miles||2104 nm|| NNW|
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