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 Thursday, December 27, 2012 at 09:42:00 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: 99%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, December 27, 2012 at 09:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 48' ||North|
|Longitude: ||157° 34' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.63 meters/second, 1510.7 km/hour, 938.7 miles/hour or 815.7 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' 30.6"||15.65 mi||west||0° 00' 01.1"||0.02 mi||south||15.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 39.4"||938.43 mi||west||0° 01' 15.1"||1.44 mi||south||938.49 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 50.9"||757.65 mi||east||0° 56' 47.3"||65.11 mi||south||762.76 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Wed 11:42 PM||63 km||39 miles||34 nm|| NNW|
|Napili-Honokowai||Wed 11:42 PM||95 km||59 miles||51 nm|| ENE|
|Wailuku||Wed 11:42 PM||112 km||70 miles||60 nm|| E|
|Kailua-Kona||Wed 11:42 PM||209 km||130 miles||113 nm|| SE|
|Lihue||Wed 11:42 PM||226 km||141 miles||122 nm|| NW|
|Hilo||Wed 11:42 PM||287 km||179 miles||155 nm|| ESE|
|Kiritimati||Thu 11:42 PM||2095 km||1302 miles||1131 nm|| S|
|Midway||Wed 10:42 PM||2164 km||1345 miles||1169 nm|| WNW|
|Baker Island||Wed 9:42 PM||3071 km||1908 miles||1658 nm|| SW|
|Fakaofo||Thu 10:42 PM||3657 km||2272 miles||1975 nm|| SSW|
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