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 10:02:00 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 10:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 50' ||North|
|Longitude: ||150° 42' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.33 meters/second, 1520.4 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' 49.9"||944.49 mi||west||0° 03' 35.4"||4.12 mi||south||944.67 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 36.3"||754.53 mi||east||1° 51' 22.2"||127.68 mi||south||769.45 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hilo||Fri 12:02 AM||460 km||286 miles||248 nm|| W|
|Wailuku||Fri 12:02 AM||617 km||383 miles||333 nm|| WNW|
|Honolulu||Fri 12:02 AM||764 km||475 miles||413 nm|| WNW|
|Kiritimati||Sat 12:02 AM||2115 km||1314 miles||1142 nm|| SSW|
|Midway||Thu 11:02 PM||2860 km||1777 miles||1544 nm|| WNW|
|San Francisco||Fri 2:02 AM||3377 km||2098 miles||1824 nm|| NE|
|Baker Island||Thu 10:02 PM||3553 km||2208 miles||1918 nm|| SW|
|Los Angeles||Fri 2:02 AM||3564 km||2215 miles||1925 nm|| ENE|
|Las Vegas||Fri 2:02 AM||3904 km||2426 miles||2108 nm|| NE|
|Fakaofo||Fri 11:02 PM||3937 km||2447 miles||2126 nm|| SW|
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