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 14:10:00 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 14:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 54' ||North|
|Longitude: ||158° 15' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.43 meters/second, 1571.1 km/hour, 976.3 miles/hour or 848.3 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' 32.2"||16.27 mi||west||0° 00' 08.2"||0.16 mi||south||16.27 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 10.7"||976.14 mi||west||0° 08' 20.9"||9.57 mi||south||976.47 mi|
|24 hours||11° 04' 03.2"||743.25 mi||east||3° 37' 45.0"||249.48 mi||south||789.02 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Mon 4:10 AM||821 km||510 miles||443 nm|| N|
|Kiritimati||Tue 4:10 AM||1335 km||830 miles||721 nm|| S|
|Baker Island||Mon 2:10 AM||2516 km||1563 miles||1359 nm|| SW|
|Midway||Mon 3:10 AM||2534 km||1575 miles||1368 nm|| NW|
|Fakaofo||Tue 3:10 AM||2946 km||1830 miles||1591 nm|| SSW|
|Apia *||Tue 4:10 AM||3410 km||2119 miles||1841 nm|| SSW|
|Majuro||Tue 2:10 AM||3422 km||2126 miles||1848 nm|| W|
|Tarawa||Tue 2:10 AM||3452 km||2145 miles||1864 nm|| WSW|
|Funafuti||Tue 2:10 AM||3513 km||2183 miles||1897 nm|| SW|
|Papeete||Mon 4:10 AM||3606 km||2240 miles||1947 nm|| SSE|
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