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 13:34:00 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: 71%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at 13:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 22' ||North|
|Longitude: ||138° 28' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.36 meters/second, 1592.5 km/hour, 989.5 miles/hour or 859.9 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' 32.3"||16.49 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||south||16.49 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 26.7"||989.45 mi||west||0° 09' 46.4"||11.20 mi||south||989.77 mi|
|24 hours||11° 01' 07.7"||749.83 mi||east||4° 08' 14.0"||284.34 mi||south||805.93 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Wed 3:34 AM||2289 km||1422 miles||1236 nm|| WSW|
|Honolulu||Tue 3:34 AM||2400 km||1491 miles||1296 nm|| WNW|
|Papeete||Tue 3:34 AM||3319 km||2062 miles||1792 nm|| SSW|
|Los Angeles||Tue 5:34 AM||3335 km||2072 miles||1801 nm|| NE|
|San Francisco||Tue 5:34 AM||3433 km||2133 miles||1853 nm|| NNE|
|Hermosillo||Tue 6:34 AM||3532 km||2194 miles||1907 nm|| NE|
|Las Vegas||Tue 5:34 AM||3697 km||2297 miles||1996 nm|| NE|
|Phoenix||Tue 6:34 AM||3714 km||2308 miles||2006 nm|| NE|
|Adamstown||Tue 5:34 AM||4024 km||2500 miles||2173 nm|| SSE|
|Rarotonga||Tue 3:34 AM||4201 km||2611 miles||2269 nm|| SSW|
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