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 14:44:00 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 14:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 49' ||North|
|Longitude: ||177° 43' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.16 meters/second, 1548.6 km/hour, 962.2 miles/hour or 836.2 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' 31.6"||16.04 mi||west||0° 00' 06.5"||0.13 mi||south||16.04 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 43.5"||962.08 mi||west||0° 06' 37.8"||7.60 mi||south||962.39 mi|
|24 hours||11° 13' 02.8"||742.88 mi||east||2° 59' 54.2"||206.17 mi||south||776.26 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Midway||Sun 3:44 AM||1262 km||784 miles||681 nm|| N|
|Majuro||Mon 2:44 AM||1612 km||1002 miles||871 nm|| SW|
|Wake Island||Mon 2:44 AM||1678 km||1042 miles||906 nm|| WNW|
|Baker Island||Sun 2:44 AM||1844 km||1146 miles||996 nm|| S|
|Tarawa||Mon 2:44 AM||1985 km||1233 miles||1072 nm|| SSW|
|Honolulu||Sun 4:44 AM||2146 km||1334 miles||1159 nm|| ENE|
|Yaren||Mon 2:44 AM||2556 km||1588 miles||1380 nm|| SW|
|Kiritimati||Mon 4:44 AM||2778 km||1726 miles||1500 nm|| SE|
|Funafuti||Mon 2:44 AM||2823 km||1754 miles||1524 nm|| S|
|Palikir||Mon 1:44 AM||2843 km||1767 miles||1535 nm|| WSW|
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