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 21, 2012 at 08:34:00 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 Friday, December 21, 2012 at 08:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 22' ||North|
|Longitude: ||151° 22' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.25 meters/second, 1602.9 km/hour, 996.0 miles/hour or 865.5 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' 33.1"||16.60 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||north||16.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 06.8"||995.94 mi||west||0° 10' 06.5"||11.58 mi||north||995.80 mi|
|24 hours||10° 46' 38.8"||737.64 mi||east||3° 48' 54.3"||262.23 mi||north||778.95 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Weno||Fri 6:34 PM||113 km||70 miles||61 nm|| SSE|
|Palikir||Fri 7:34 PM||766 km||476 miles||414 nm|| ESE|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Fri 6:34 PM||918 km||571 miles||496 nm|| NW|
|Saipan||Fri 6:34 PM||973 km||605 miles||526 nm|| NW|
|Jayapura||Fri 5:34 PM||1690 km||1050 miles||912 nm|| SW|
|Melekeok||Fri 5:34 PM||1849 km||1149 miles||998 nm|| W|
|Yaren||Fri 8:34 PM||1985 km||1234 miles||1072 nm|| ESE|
|Port Moresby||Fri 6:34 PM||2024 km||1258 miles||1093 nm|| SSW|
|Wake Island||Fri 8:34 PM||2044 km||1270 miles||1103 nm|| NE|
|Manokwari||Fri 5:34 PM||2175 km||1352 miles||1174 nm|| WSW|
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