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 Friday, December 28, 2012 at 09:32:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, December 28, 2012 at 09:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 52' ||North|
|Longitude: ||143° 26' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.24 meters/second, 1520.1 km/hour, 944.5 miles/hour or 820.8 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"||15.74 mi||west||0° 00' 03.4"||0.07 mi||south||15.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 49.4"||944.31 mi||west||0° 03' 32.6"||4.06 mi||south||944.49 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 48.8"||754.61 mi||east||1° 50' 17.4"||126.44 mi||south||769.29 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Thu 11:32 PM||1511 km||939 miles||816 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Fri 11:32 PM||2500 km||1554 miles||1350 nm|| SW|
|San Francisco||Fri 1:32 AM||2840 km||1764 miles||1533 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles||Fri 1:32 AM||2940 km||1827 miles||1588 nm|| NE|
|Las Vegas||Fri 1:32 AM||3294 km||2047 miles||1779 nm|| NE|
|Hermosillo||Fri 2:32 AM||3433 km||2133 miles||1854 nm|| ENE|
|Phoenix||Fri 2:32 AM||3447 km||2142 miles||1861 nm|| ENE|
|Midway||Thu 10:32 PM||3560 km||2212 miles||1922 nm|| WNW|
|Seattle||Fri 1:32 AM||3620 km||2249 miles||1955 nm|| NNE|
|Vancouver||Fri 1:32 AM||3732 km||2319 miles||2015 nm|| NNE|
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