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 Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at 13:14:00 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: 71%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at 13:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 26' ||North|
|Longitude: ||133° 37' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.28 meters/second, 1592.2 km/hour, 989.4 miles/hour or 859.7 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' 32.4"||16.49 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||south||16.49 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 26.6"||989.28 mi||west||0° 09' 45.3"||11.17 mi||south||989.60 mi|
|24 hours||11° 01' 06.9"||749.68 mi||east||4° 07' 51.3"||283.91 mi||south||805.65 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Wed 3:14 AM||2788 km||1732 miles||1505 nm|| WSW|
|Honolulu||Tue 3:14 AM||2856 km||1775 miles||1542 nm|| WNW|
|Los Angeles||Tue 5:14 AM||3049 km||1895 miles||1646 nm|| NNE|
|Hermosillo||Tue 6:14 AM||3133 km||1947 miles||1692 nm|| NE|
|San Francisco||Tue 5:14 AM||3229 km||2006 miles||1743 nm|| NNE|
|Phoenix||Tue 6:14 AM||3368 km||2093 miles||1819 nm|| NE|
|Las Vegas||Tue 5:14 AM||3402 km||2114 miles||1837 nm|| NNE|
|Papeete||Tue 3:14 AM||3555 km||2209 miles||1920 nm|| SSW|
|Mexico City||Tue 7:14 AM||3833 km||2382 miles||2070 nm|| ENE|
|Adamstown||Tue 5:14 AM||3945 km||2451 miles||2130 nm|| S|
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