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 Monday, December 3, 2012 at 13:34:00 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: 79%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, December 3, 2012 at 13:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 59' ||North|
|Longitude: ||149° 32' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.26 meters/second, 1570.6 km/hour, 975.9 miles/hour or 848.0 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' 32.1"||16.27 mi||west||0° 00' 08.2"||0.16 mi||south||16.27 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 10.0"||975.77 mi||west||0° 08' 18.5"||9.52 mi||south||976.11 mi|
|24 hours||11° 04' 13.3"||743.17 mi||east||3° 36' 52.2"||248.47 mi||south||788.65 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Mon 3:34 AM||1198 km||745 miles||647 nm|| NW|
|Kiritimati||Tue 3:34 AM||1592 km||989 miles||859 nm|| SSW|
|Midway||Mon 2:34 AM||3281 km||2039 miles||1771 nm|| WNW|
|Baker Island||Mon 1:34 AM||3338 km||2074 miles||1802 nm|| WSW|
|Papeete||Mon 3:34 AM||3486 km||2166 miles||1882 nm|| S|
|Fakaofo||Tue 2:34 AM||3523 km||2189 miles||1902 nm|| SW|
|San Francisco||Mon 5:34 AM||3756 km||2334 miles||2028 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles||Mon 5:34 AM||3855 km||2395 miles||2081 nm|| NE|
|Apia *||Tue 3:34 AM||3933 km||2444 miles||2124 nm|| SW|
|Rarotonga||Mon 3:34 AM||4053 km||2519 miles||2189 nm|| SSW|
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