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 19:34:00 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: 59%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 19:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 08' ||North|
|Longitude: ||145° 19' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.81 meters/second, 1612.1 km/hour, 1001.7 miles/hour or 870.5 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' 32.2"||16.70 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||south||16.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 18.6"||1001.68 mi||west||0° 11' 07.5"||12.74 mi||south||1001.90 mi|
|24 hours||11° 10' 44.3"||770.22 mi||east||4° 35' 10.7"||315.15 mi||south||833.99 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Thu 5:34 AM||925 km||575 miles||499 nm|| N|
|Jayapura||Thu 4:34 AM||991 km||616 miles||535 nm|| SSW|
|Melekeok||Thu 4:34 AM||1212 km||753 miles||654 nm|| WNW|
|Manokwari||Thu 4:34 AM||1417 km||880 miles||765 nm|| WSW|
|Palikir||Thu 6:34 AM||1436 km||892 miles||775 nm|| E|
|Port Moresby||Thu 5:34 AM||1626 km||1011 miles||878 nm|| S|
|Honiara||Thu 6:34 AM||2287 km||1421 miles||1235 nm|| SE|
|Manado||Thu 3:34 AM||2311 km||1436 miles||1248 nm|| W|
|Cairns||Thu 5:34 AM||2440 km||1516 miles||1317 nm|| S|
|Yaren||Thu 7:34 AM||2482 km||1542 miles||1340 nm|| ESE|
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