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 14:34:00 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: 70%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 13' ||North|
|Longitude: ||153° 00' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.59 meters/second, 1593.3 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' 32.3"||16.50 mi||west||0° 00' 09.8"||0.19 mi||south||16.50 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 27.0"||989.97 mi||west||0° 09' 49.5"||11.26 mi||south||990.29 mi|
|24 hours||11° 01' 11.1"||750.27 mi||east||4° 09' 21.6"||285.63 mi||south||806.75 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Wed 4:34 AM||1039 km||646 miles||561 nm|| SSW|
|Honolulu||Tue 4:34 AM||1334 km||829 miles||720 nm|| NNW|
|Baker Island||Tue 2:34 AM||2825 km||1755 miles||1525 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Wed 3:34 AM||2960 km||1839 miles||1598 nm|| SW|
|Papeete||Tue 4:34 AM||3091 km||1921 miles||1669 nm|| S|
|Midway||Tue 3:34 AM||3233 km||2009 miles||1746 nm|| NW|
|Apia *||Wed 4:34 AM||3371 km||2095 miles||1820 nm|| SW|
|Rarotonga||Tue 4:34 AM||3556 km||2209 miles||1920 nm|| SSW|
|Funafuti||Wed 2:34 AM||3710 km||2305 miles||2003 nm|| WSW|
|Alofi||Tue 3:34 AM||3731 km||2318 miles||2014 nm|| SSW|
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