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 14:34:00 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: 61%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 03' ||North|
|Longitude: ||141° 59' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.14 meters/second, 1609.7 km/hour, 1000.2 miles/hour or 869.2 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' 22.8"||1000.19 mi||west||0° 10' 56.3"||12.53 mi||south||1000.43 mi|
|24 hours||11° 07' 55.0"||765.78 mi||east||4° 31' 44.0"||311.21 mi||south||828.82 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Thu 4:34 AM||1766 km||1097 miles||953 nm|| WSW|
|Honolulu||Wed 4:34 AM||2404 km||1494 miles||1298 nm|| NW|
|Papeete||Wed 4:34 AM||2739 km||1702 miles||1479 nm|| SSW|
|Rarotonga||Wed 4:34 AM||3590 km||2231 miles||1938 nm|| SSW|
|Fakaofo||Thu 3:34 AM||3665 km||2278 miles||1979 nm|| WSW|
|Adamstown||Wed 6:34 AM||3675 km||2284 miles||1985 nm|| SSE|
|Baker Island||Wed 2:34 AM||3887 km||2415 miles||2099 nm|| W|
|Los Angeles||Wed 6:34 AM||3948 km||2453 miles||2132 nm|| NE|
|Apia *||Thu 4:34 AM||3958 km||2459 miles||2137 nm|| SW|
|San Francisco||Wed 6:34 AM||4032 km||2505 miles||2177 nm|| NNE|
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