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 Wednesday, December 26, 2012 at 08:46:00 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: 96%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, December 26, 2012 at 08:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 48' ||North|
|Longitude: ||155° 45' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.72 meters/second, 1511.0 km/hour, 938.9 miles/hour or 815.9 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' 30.7"||15.65 mi||west||0° 00' 01.1"||0.02 mi||north||15.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 48.7"||938.63 mi||west||0° 01' 10.5"||1.35 mi||north||938.57 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 54.6"||757.74 mi||east||0° 01' 25.3"||1.63 mi||north||757.68 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wailuku||Tue 10:46 PM||79 km||49 miles||43 nm|| W|
|Napili-Honokowai||Tue 10:46 PM||99 km||61 miles||53 nm|| WNW|
|Kailua-Kona||Tue 10:46 PM||131 km||81 miles||71 nm|| SSW|
|Hilo||Tue 10:46 PM||140 km||87 miles||76 nm|| SSE|
|Honolulu||Tue 10:46 PM||227 km||141 miles||122 nm|| WNW|
|Kiritimati||Wed 10:46 PM||2102 km||1306 miles||1135 nm|| S|
|Midway||Tue 9:46 PM||2336 km||1452 miles||1262 nm|| WNW|
|Baker Island||Tue 8:46 PM||3207 km||1993 miles||1732 nm|| SW|
|San Francisco||Wed 12:46 AM||3714 km||2308 miles||2005 nm|| NE|
|Fakaofo||Wed 9:46 PM||3743 km||2326 miles||2021 nm|| SSW|
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