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 07:36:00 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: 70%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, December 22, 2012 at 07:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 02' ||North|
|Longitude: ||176° 13' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.09 meters/second, 1584.3 km/hour, 984.5 miles/hour or 855.5 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' 32.9"||16.41 mi||west||0° 00' 08.8"||0.17 mi||north||16.41 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 56.8"||984.35 mi||west||0° 08' 55.2"||10.22 mi||north||984.13 mi|
|24 hours||349° 05' 54.9"||737.60 mi||west||3° 17' 06.5"||225.86 mi||north||766.71 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Majuro||Sat 7:36 PM||771 km||479 miles||416 nm|| SW|
|Tarawa||Sat 7:36 PM||1227 km||762 miles||662 nm|| SSW|
|Wake Island||Sat 7:36 PM||1301 km||809 miles||703 nm|| NW|
|Baker Island||Fri 7:36 PM||1538 km||956 miles||831 nm|| SSE|
|Yaren||Sat 7:36 PM||1729 km||1074 miles||933 nm|| SW|
|Midway||Fri 8:36 PM||1911 km||1188 miles||1032 nm|| NNE|
|Palikir||Sat 6:36 PM||2060 km||1280 miles||1112 nm|| WSW|
|Funafuti||Sat 7:36 PM||2297 km||1427 miles||1240 nm|| S|
|Fakaofo||Sat 8:36 PM||2744 km||1705 miles||1482 nm|| SSE|
|Honolulu||Fri 9:36 PM||2945 km||1830 miles||1590 nm|| ENE|
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