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 14:14:00 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 14:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 54' ||North|
|Longitude: ||159° 14' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.44 meters/second, 1571.2 km/hour, 976.3 miles/hour or 848.4 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' 10.8"||976.18 mi||west||0° 08' 21.1"||9.57 mi||south||976.51 mi|
|24 hours||11° 04' 02.0"||743.26 mi||east||3° 37' 50.9"||249.59 mi||south||789.07 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Mon 4:14 AM||834 km||518 miles||450 nm|| N|
|Kiritimati||Tue 4:14 AM||1346 km||837 miles||727 nm|| S|
|Baker Island||Mon 2:14 AM||2431 km||1511 miles||1313 nm|| SW|
|Midway||Mon 3:14 AM||2458 km||1527 miles||1327 nm|| NW|
|Fakaofo||Tue 3:14 AM||2894 km||1798 miles||1563 nm|| SSW|
|Majuro||Tue 2:14 AM||3319 km||2062 miles||1792 nm|| W|
|Tarawa||Tue 2:14 AM||3355 km||2084 miles||1811 nm|| WSW|
|Apia *||Tue 4:14 AM||3364 km||2090 miles||1816 nm|| SSW|
|Funafuti||Tue 2:14 AM||3437 km||2136 miles||1856 nm|| SW|
|Papeete||Mon 4:14 AM||3634 km||2258 miles||1962 nm|| SSE|
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