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 09:42:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, December 28, 2012 at 09:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 52' ||North|
|Longitude: ||145° 52' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.27 meters/second, 1520.2 km/hour, 944.6 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' 30.8"||15.74 mi||west||0° 00' 03.4"||0.07 mi||south||15.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 49.5"||944.37 mi||west||0° 03' 33.6"||4.08 mi||south||944.55 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 44.5"||754.58 mi||east||1° 50' 38.10"||126.85 mi||south||769.34 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Thu 11:42 PM||1261 km||783 miles||681 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Fri 11:42 PM||2350 km||1460 miles||1269 nm|| SSW|
|San Francisco||Fri 1:42 AM||3012 km||1871 miles||1626 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles||Fri 1:42 AM||3144 km||1954 miles||1698 nm|| NE|
|Midway||Thu 10:42 PM||3326 km||2066 miles||1796 nm|| WNW|
|Las Vegas||Fri 1:42 AM||3494 km||2171 miles||1886 nm|| NE|
|Phoenix||Fri 2:42 AM||3663 km||2276 miles||1978 nm|| ENE|
|Hermosillo||Fri 2:42 AM||3666 km||2278 miles||1980 nm|| ENE|
|Seattle||Fri 1:42 AM||3740 km||2324 miles||2019 nm|| NNE|
|Vancouver||Fri 1:42 AM||3841 km||2387 miles||2074 nm|| NNE|
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