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 16:34:00 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: 78%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, December 3, 2012 at 16:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 34' ||North|
|Longitude: ||166° 51' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.07 meters/second, 1573.4 km/hour, 977.7 miles/hour or 849.6 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"||16.30 mi||west||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||south||16.30 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 12.9"||977.58 mi||west||0° 08' 30.4"||9.75 mi||south||977.92 mi|
|24 hours||11° 03' 25.2"||743.61 mi||east||3° 41' 13.6"||253.46 mi||south||790.56 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Tue 4:34 AM||633 km||393 miles||342 nm|| N|
|Majuro||Tue 4:34 AM||854 km||531 miles||461 nm|| SE|
|Palikir||Tue 3:34 AM||1203 km||747 miles||649 nm|| SW|
|Tarawa||Tue 4:34 AM||1505 km||935 miles||812 nm|| SSE|
|Yaren||Tue 4:34 AM||1559 km||969 miles||842 nm|| S|
|Midway||Mon 5:34 AM||2302 km||1430 miles||1243 nm|| NE|
|Baker Island||Mon 4:34 AM||2359 km||1466 miles||1274 nm|| SE|
|Hagåtña||Tue 2:34 AM||2392 km||1486 miles||1292 nm|| W|
|Honiara||Tue 3:34 AM||2655 km||1650 miles||1434 nm|| SSW|
|Funafuti||Tue 4:34 AM||2798 km||1739 miles||1511 nm|| SSE|
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