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 09:52:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, December 28, 2012 at 09:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 51' ||North|
|Longitude: ||148° 17' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.30 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' 30.7"||15.75 mi||west||0° 00' 03.4"||0.07 mi||south||15.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 49.7"||944.43 mi||west||0° 03' 34.4"||4.10 mi||south||944.61 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 40.4"||754.55 mi||east||1° 51' 00.6"||127.26 mi||south||769.40 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Thu 11:52 PM||1012 km||629 miles||546 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Fri 11:52 PM||2220 km||1379 miles||1199 nm|| SSW|
|Midway||Thu 10:52 PM||3092 km||1921 miles||1670 nm|| WNW|
|San Francisco||Fri 1:52 AM||3191 km||1983 miles||1723 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles||Fri 1:52 AM||3353 km||2083 miles||1810 nm|| NE|
|Las Vegas||Fri 1:52 AM||3697 km||2297 miles||1996 nm|| NE|
|Baker Island||Thu 9:52 PM||3765 km||2340 miles||2033 nm|| WSW|
|Seattle||Fri 1:52 AM||3868 km||2404 miles||2089 nm|| NNE|
|Phoenix||Fri 2:52 AM||3881 km||2412 miles||2096 nm|| ENE|
|Hermosillo||Fri 2:52 AM||3900 km||2424 miles||2106 nm|| ENE|
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