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 Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 14:14:00 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: 61%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 14:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 07' ||North|
|Longitude: ||137° 08' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.10 meters/second, 1609.5 km/hour, 1000.1 miles/hour or 869.1 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"||16.67 mi||west||0° 00' 10.8"||0.21 mi||south||16.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 23.0"||1000.08 mi||west||0° 10' 55.6"||12.51 mi||south||1000.33 mi|
|24 hours||11° 07' 44.8"||765.50 mi||east||4° 31' 29.3"||310.93 mi||south||828.49 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Thu 4:14 AM||2291 km||1423 miles||1237 nm|| W|
|Honolulu||Wed 4:14 AM||2795 km||1737 miles||1509 nm|| NW|
|Papeete||Wed 4:14 AM||2951 km||1834 miles||1593 nm|| SSW|
|Adamstown||Wed 6:14 AM||3533 km||2195 miles||1907 nm|| SSE|
|Los Angeles||Wed 6:14 AM||3655 km||2271 miles||1973 nm|| NNE|
|Hermosillo||Wed 7:14 AM||3745 km||2327 miles||2022 nm|| NE|
|San Francisco||Wed 6:14 AM||3809 km||2367 miles||2057 nm|| NNE|
|Rarotonga||Wed 4:14 AM||3907 km||2428 miles||2110 nm|| SW|
|Phoenix||Wed 7:14 AM||3983 km||2475 miles||2151 nm|| NE|
|Las Vegas||Wed 6:14 AM||4010 km||2492 miles||2165 nm|| NNE|
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