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 Friday, December 7, 2012 at 19:26:00 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: 38%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, December 7, 2012 at 19:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||4° 11' ||South|
|Longitude: ||169° 58' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.52 meters/second, 1611.1 km/hour, 1001.1 miles/hour or 869.9 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' 30.6"||16.68 mi||west||0° 00' 11.8"||0.23 mi||south||16.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 31.8"||1001.00 mi||west||0° 11' 54.2"||13.63 mi||south||1000.96 mi|
|24 hours||347° 54' 13.6"||834.55 mi||west||4° 41' 34.3"||322.50 mi||south||891.50 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Yaren||Sat 7:26 AM||526 km||327 miles||284 nm|| NW|
|Tarawa||Sat 7:26 AM||705 km||438 miles||380 nm|| NNE|
|Funafuti||Sat 7:26 AM||1131 km||703 miles||610 nm|| ESE|
|Honiara||Sat 6:26 AM||1249 km||776 miles||675 nm|| WSW|
|Majuro||Sat 7:26 AM||1260 km||783 miles||680 nm|| N|
|Port Vila||Sat 6:26 AM||1511 km||939 miles||816 nm|| S|
|Baker Island||Fri 7:26 AM||1584 km||984 miles||855 nm|| ENE|
|Palikir||Sat 6:26 AM||1795 km||1115 miles||969 nm|| NW|
|Suva *||Sat 8:26 AM||1798 km||1118 miles||971 nm|| SSE|
|Fakaofo||Sat 8:26 AM||2156 km||1339 miles||1164 nm|| ESE|
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