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 Tuesday, December 25, 2012 at 09:52:00 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: 92%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, December 25, 2012 at 09:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 55' ||North|
|Longitude: ||176° 41' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.31 meters/second, 1520.3 km/hour, 944.7 miles/hour or 820.9 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' 31.1"||15.75 mi||west||0° 00' 03.3"||0.06 mi||north||15.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 13.1"||944.44 mi||west||0° 03' 19.5"||3.81 mi||north||944.28 mi|
|24 hours||348° 23' 56.4"||754.64 mi||west||0° 54' 10.2"||62.11 mi||north||755.02 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Tue 9:52 PM||1056 km||656 miles||570 nm|| W|
|Midway||Mon 10:52 PM||1099 km||683 miles||593 nm|| NNE|
|Majuro||Tue 9:52 PM||1532 km||952 miles||827 nm|| SSW|
|Tarawa||Tue 9:52 PM||2086 km||1296 miles||1126 nm|| SSW|
|Baker Island||Mon 9:52 PM||2305 km||1433 miles||1245 nm|| SSE|
|Palikir||Tue 8:52 PM||2464 km||1531 miles||1330 nm|| WSW|
|Yaren||Tue 9:52 PM||2501 km||1554 miles||1350 nm|| SSW|
|Honolulu||Mon 11:52 PM||2655 km||1650 miles||1433 nm|| E|
|Funafuti||Tue 9:52 PM||3157 km||1962 miles||1705 nm|| S|
|Kiritimati||Tue 11:52 PM||3460 km||2150 miles||1868 nm|| ESE|
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