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 15:34:00 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 15:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 42' ||North|
|Longitude: ||178° 36' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.80 meters/second, 1572.5 km/hour, 977.1 miles/hour or 849.1 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"||16.29 mi||west||0° 00' 08.4"||0.16 mi||south||16.29 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 12.1"||976.98 mi||west||0° 08' 26.4"||9.67 mi||south||977.32 mi|
|24 hours||11° 03' 40.5"||743.45 mi||east||3° 39' 47.3"||251.81 mi||south||789.91 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Majuro||Tue 3:34 AM||1330 km||827 miles||718 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Mon 3:34 AM||1513 km||940 miles||817 nm|| S|
|Midway||Mon 4:34 AM||1611 km||1001 miles||870 nm|| N|
|Tarawa||Tue 3:34 AM||1644 km||1021 miles||888 nm|| SW|
|Wake Island||Tue 3:34 AM||1690 km||1050 miles||912 nm|| WNW|
|Yaren||Tue 3:34 AM||2243 km||1394 miles||1211 nm|| SW|
|Honolulu||Mon 5:34 AM||2356 km||1464 miles||1272 nm|| ENE|
|Funafuti||Tue 3:34 AM||2470 km||1534 miles||1333 nm|| S|
|Palikir||Tue 2:34 AM||2650 km||1647 miles||1431 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Tue 4:34 AM||2679 km||1664 miles||1446 nm|| SSE|
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