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 06:46:00 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: 70%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, December 22, 2012 at 06:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 55' ||North|
|Longitude: ||171° 40' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.30 meters/second, 1585.1 km/hour, 984.9 miles/hour or 855.9 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' 32.9"||16.42 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||north||16.42 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 57.5"||984.82 mi||west||0° 08' 58.1"||10.28 mi||north||984.60 mi|
|24 hours||10° 53' 42.5"||737.51 mi||east||3° 18' 22.3"||227.30 mi||north||767.07 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Baker Island||Fri 6:46 PM||1401 km||870 miles||756 nm|| SSW|
|Honolulu||Fri 8:46 PM||1802 km||1119 miles||973 nm|| NE|
|Midway||Fri 7:46 PM||1900 km||1181 miles||1026 nm|| NNW|
|Kiritimati||Sat 8:46 PM||1932 km||1201 miles||1043 nm|| SE|
|Majuro||Sat 6:46 PM||1953 km||1214 miles||1055 nm|| WSW|
|Tarawa||Sat 6:46 PM||2053 km||1276 miles||1109 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Sat 7:46 PM||2353 km||1462 miles||1271 nm|| S|
|Wake Island||Sat 6:46 PM||2462 km||1530 miles||1330 nm|| WNW|
|Funafuti||Sat 6:46 PM||2474 km||1537 miles||1336 nm|| SSW|
|Yaren||Sat 6:46 PM||2739 km||1702 miles||1479 nm|| WSW|
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