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 15:46:00 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 15:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 41' ||North|
|Longitude: ||178° 29' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.85 meters/second, 1572.7 km/hour, 977.2 miles/hour or 849.2 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"||16.29 mi||west||0° 00' 08.4"||0.16 mi||south||16.29 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 12.2"||977.10 mi||west||0° 08' 27.2"||9.69 mi||south||977.44 mi|
|24 hours||348° 56' 22.5"||743.48 mi||west||3° 40' 04.5"||252.14 mi||south||790.04 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Majuro||Tue 3:46 AM||1076 km||668 miles||581 nm|| SW|
|Wake Island||Tue 3:46 AM||1407 km||874 miles||760 nm|| WNW|
|Tarawa||Tue 3:46 AM||1485 km||923 miles||802 nm|| SSW|
|Baker Island||Mon 3:46 AM||1591 km||989 miles||859 nm|| SSE|
|Midway||Mon 4:46 AM||1665 km||1035 miles||899 nm|| NNE|
|Yaren||Tue 3:46 AM||2025 km||1258 miles||1093 nm|| SW|
|Palikir||Tue 2:46 AM||2346 km||1458 miles||1267 nm|| WSW|
|Funafuti||Tue 3:46 AM||2456 km||1526 miles||1326 nm|| S|
|Honolulu||Mon 5:46 AM||2647 km||1645 miles||1429 nm|| ENE|
|Fakaofo||Tue 4:46 AM||2790 km||1734 miles||1507 nm|| SSE|
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