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 Sunday, December 2, 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: 86%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, December 2, 2012 at 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 50' ||North|
|Longitude: ||175° 17' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.12 meters/second, 1548.4 km/hour, 962.1 miles/hour or 836.1 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' 31.6"||16.04 mi||west||0° 00' 06.5"||0.13 mi||south||16.04 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 43.1"||961.98 mi||west||0° 06' 37.0"||7.59 mi||south||962.29 mi|
|24 hours||11° 13' 07.4"||742.89 mi||east||2° 59' 36.6"||205.84 mi||south||776.18 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Midway||Sun 3:34 AM||1277 km||794 miles||690 nm|| N|
|Majuro||Mon 2:34 AM||1819 km||1130 miles||982 nm|| SW|
|Baker Island||Sun 2:34 AM||1846 km||1147 miles||997 nm|| S|
|Honolulu||Sun 4:34 AM||1899 km||1180 miles||1025 nm|| ENE|
|Wake Island||Mon 2:34 AM||1930 km||1199 miles||1042 nm|| W|
|Tarawa||Mon 2:34 AM||2135 km||1326 miles||1153 nm|| SW|
|Kiritimati||Mon 4:34 AM||2571 km||1597 miles||1388 nm|| SE|
|Yaren||Mon 2:34 AM||2740 km||1702 miles||1479 nm|| SW|
|Funafuti||Mon 2:34 AM||2869 km||1783 miles||1549 nm|| SSW|
|Fakaofo||Mon 3:34 AM||2933 km||1822 miles||1584 nm|| S|
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