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 22, 2012 at 05:36:00 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: 69%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, December 22, 2012 at 05:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 44' ||North|
|Longitude: ||154° 41' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.59 meters/second, 1586.1 km/hour, 985.6 miles/hour or 856.4 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' 32.9"||16.43 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||north||16.43 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 58.4"||985.47 mi||west||0° 09' 02.1"||10.35 mi||north||985.25 mi|
|24 hours||10° 53' 11.5"||737.40 mi||east||3° 20' 07.6"||229.31 mi||north||767.58 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Fri 7:36 PM||1113 km||691 miles||601 nm|| NNW|
|Kiritimati||Sat 7:36 PM||1130 km||702 miles||610 nm|| SSW|
|Baker Island||Fri 5:36 PM||2726 km||1694 miles||1472 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Sat 6:36 PM||2966 km||1843 miles||1602 nm|| SW|
|Midway||Fri 6:36 PM||2984 km||1854 miles||1611 nm|| NW|
|Papeete||Fri 7:36 PM||3286 km||2042 miles||1774 nm|| S|
|Apia *||Sat 7:36 PM||3399 km||2112 miles||1835 nm|| SW|
|Funafuti||Sat 5:36 PM||3655 km||2271 miles||1974 nm|| SW|
|Rarotonga||Fri 7:36 PM||3689 km||2292 miles||1992 nm|| S|
|Tarawa||Sat 5:36 PM||3746 km||2328 miles||2023 nm|| WSW|
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