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 Saturday, December 1, 2012 at 14:34:00 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: 92%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, December 1, 2012 at 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 05' ||North|
|Longitude: ||173° 18' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.50 meters/second, 1528.2 km/hour, 949.6 miles/hour or 825.2 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' 31.1"||15.83 mi||west||0° 00' 04.6"||0.09 mi||south||15.83 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 13.3"||949.37 mi||west||0° 04' 35.9"||5.27 mi||south||949.60 mi|
|24 hours||348° 34' 58.3"||746.55 mi||west||2° 14' 03.5"||153.67 mi||south||766.92 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Sun 2:34 AM||699 km||435 miles||378 nm|| W|
|Majuro||Sun 2:34 AM||1339 km||832 miles||723 nm|| S|
|Midway||Sat 3:34 AM||1388 km||863 miles||750 nm|| NE|
|Tarawa||Sun 2:34 AM||1954 km||1214 miles||1055 nm|| S|
|Palikir||Sun 1:34 AM||2119 km||1317 miles||1144 nm|| SW|
|Yaren||Sun 2:34 AM||2278 km||1416 miles||1230 nm|| SSW|
|Baker Island||Sat 2:34 AM||2368 km||1472 miles||1279 nm|| SSE|
|Honolulu||Sat 4:34 AM||3021 km||1877 miles||1631 nm|| E|
|Hagåtña||Sun 12:34 AM||3109 km||1932 miles||1679 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Sun 2:34 AM||3120 km||1939 miles||1685 nm|| SSE|
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