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 13:44:00 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: 79%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, December 3, 2012 at 13:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 58' ||North|
|Longitude: ||151° 57' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.31 meters/second, 1570.7 km/hour, 976.0 miles/hour or 848.1 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' 32.1"||16.27 mi||west||0° 00' 08.2"||0.16 mi||south||16.27 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 10.2"||975.87 mi||west||0° 08' 19.0"||9.53 mi||south||976.21 mi|
|24 hours||11° 04' 10.3"||743.19 mi||east||3° 37' 07.0"||248.75 mi||south||788.75 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Mon 3:44 AM||1026 km||638 miles||554 nm|| NW|
|Kiritimati||Tue 3:44 AM||1463 km||909 miles||790 nm|| SSW|
|Midway||Mon 2:44 AM||3065 km||1905 miles||1655 nm|| NW|
|Baker Island||Mon 1:44 AM||3101 km||1927 miles||1675 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Tue 2:44 AM||3345 km||2079 miles||1806 nm|| SW|
|Papeete||Mon 3:44 AM||3493 km||2171 miles||1886 nm|| S|
|Apia *||Tue 3:44 AM||3771 km||2343 miles||2036 nm|| SW|
|San Francisco||Mon 5:44 AM||3932 km||2443 miles||2123 nm|| NE|
|Rarotonga||Mon 3:44 AM||3986 km||2477 miles||2152 nm|| SSW|
|Funafuti||Tue 1:44 AM||4040 km||2510 miles||2181 nm|| SW|
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