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 14:34:00 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 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 51' ||North|
|Longitude: ||164° 04' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.53 meters/second, 1571.5 km/hour, 976.5 miles/hour or 848.6 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"||16.28 mi||west||0° 00' 08.2"||0.16 mi||south||16.28 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 11.0"||976.38 mi||west||0° 08' 22.5"||9.60 mi||south||976.72 mi|
|24 hours||11° 03' 56.5"||743.31 mi||east||3° 38' 20.1"||250.15 mi||south||789.28 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Mon 4:34 AM||1057 km||657 miles||571 nm|| NE|
|Kiritimati||Tue 4:34 AM||1518 km||944 miles||820 nm|| SSE|
|Baker Island||Mon 2:34 AM||2037 km||1266 miles||1100 nm|| SW|
|Midway||Mon 3:34 AM||2104 km||1307 miles||1136 nm|| NW|
|Fakaofo||Tue 3:34 AM||2686 km||1669 miles||1451 nm|| SSW|
|Majuro||Tue 2:34 AM||2804 km||1742 miles||1514 nm|| WSW|
|Tarawa||Tue 2:34 AM||2875 km||1786 miles||1552 nm|| WSW|
|Funafuti||Tue 2:34 AM||3087 km||1918 miles||1667 nm|| SW|
|Apia *||Tue 4:34 AM||3177 km||1974 miles||1715 nm|| SSW|
|Wake Island||Tue 2:34 AM||3178 km||1975 miles||1716 nm|| WNW|
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