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 Saturday, December 8, 2012 at 15:58:00 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: 29%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, December 8, 2012 at 15:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 12' ||South|
|Longitude: ||127° 44' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.42 meters/second, 1596.3 km/hour, 991.9 miles/hour or 861.9 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' 29.0"||16.53 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.53 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 06.5"||991.78 mi||west||0° 11' 32.3"||13.22 mi||south||991.63 mi|
|24 hours||12° 44' 27.6"||872.37 mi||east||4° 25' 30.8"||304.17 mi||south||918.47 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Sat 7:58 AM||1883 km||1170 miles||1017 nm|| S|
|Papeete||Sat 5:58 AM||2582 km||1604 miles||1394 nm|| WSW|
|Easter Island *||Sat 10:58 AM||2851 km||1772 miles||1540 nm|| SE|
|Kiritimati||Sun 5:58 AM||3469 km||2156 miles||1873 nm|| WNW|
|Rarotonga||Sat 5:58 AM||3729 km||2317 miles||2013 nm|| WSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Sat 9:58 AM||4304 km||2675 miles||2324 nm|| E|
|Mexico City||Sat 9:58 AM||4379 km||2721 miles||2364 nm|| NE|
|Honolulu||Sat 5:58 AM||4637 km||2881 miles||2504 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Sat 4:58 AM||4706 km||2924 miles||2541 nm|| WSW|
|Los Angeles||Sat 7:58 AM||4782 km||2972 miles||2582 nm|| NNE|
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