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 14:24:00 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: 70%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at 14:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 14' ||North|
|Longitude: ||150° 35' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.55 meters/second, 1593.2 km/hour, 990.0 miles/hour or 860.3 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"||16.50 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||south||16.50 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 27.0"||989.88 mi||west||0° 09' 49.1"||11.25 mi||south||990.20 mi|
|24 hours||11° 01' 10.5"||750.20 mi||east||4° 09' 10.5"||285.42 mi||south||806.61 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Wed 4:24 AM||1189 km||739 miles||642 nm|| SW|
|Honolulu||Tue 4:24 AM||1452 km||902 miles||784 nm|| NNW|
|Papeete||Tue 4:24 AM||3073 km||1910 miles||1659 nm|| S|
|Baker Island||Tue 2:24 AM||3074 km||1910 miles||1660 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Wed 3:24 AM||3152 km||1958 miles||1702 nm|| SW|
|Midway||Tue 3:24 AM||3434 km||2134 miles||1854 nm|| NW|
|Apia *||Wed 4:24 AM||3544 km||2202 miles||1914 nm|| SW|
|Rarotonga||Tue 4:24 AM||3623 km||2251 miles||1956 nm|| SSW|
|Alofi||Tue 3:24 AM||3872 km||2406 miles||2091 nm|| SSW|
|Funafuti||Wed 2:24 AM||3937 km||2446 miles||2126 nm|| WSW|
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