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 12:46:00 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 12:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 23' ||North|
|Longitude: ||164° 28' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.92 meters/second, 1515.3 km/hour, 941.6 miles/hour or 818.2 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"||15.69 mi||west||0° 00' 02.5"||0.05 mi||north||15.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 58.7"||941.32 mi||west||0° 02' 25.9"||2.79 mi||north||941.20 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 44.6"||756.35 mi||east||0° 31' 56.8"||36.63 mi||north||755.92 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Thu 12:46 AM||259 km||161 miles||140 nm|| ESE|
|Majuro||Thu 12:46 AM||1635 km||1016 miles||883 nm|| SSE|
|Palikir||Wed 11:46 PM||1639 km||1018 miles||885 nm|| SSW|
|Midway||Wed 1:46 AM||2033 km||1264 miles||1098 nm|| ENE|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Wed 10:46 PM||2233 km||1388 miles||1206 nm|| WSW|
|Tarawa||Thu 12:46 AM||2295 km||1426 miles||1239 nm|| SSE|
|Yaren||Thu 12:46 AM||2330 km||1448 miles||1258 nm|| S|
|Tokyo||Wed 9:46 PM||2953 km||1835 miles||1595 nm|| NW|
|Baker Island||Wed 12:46 AM||3049 km||1895 miles||1646 nm|| SE|
|Honiara||Wed 11:46 PM||3335 km||2073 miles||1801 nm|| S|
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