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 10:12:00 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 10:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 50' ||North|
|Longitude: ||153° 07' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.35 meters/second, 1520.5 km/hour, 944.8 miles/hour or 821.0 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"||15.75 mi||west||0° 00' 03.6"||0.07 mi||south||15.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 50.0"||944.55 mi||west||0° 03' 36.3"||4.14 mi||south||944.74 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 32.1"||754.50 mi||east||1° 51' 43.7"||128.09 mi||south||769.50 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hilo||Fri 12:12 AM||207 km||128 miles||112 nm|| W|
|Wailuku||Fri 12:12 AM||372 km||231 miles||201 nm|| WNW|
|Honolulu||Fri 12:12 AM||521 km||324 miles||281 nm|| WNW|
|Kiritimati||Sat 12:12 AM||2039 km||1267 miles||1101 nm|| SSW|
|Midway||Thu 11:12 PM||2631 km||1635 miles||1420 nm|| WNW|
|Baker Island||Thu 10:12 PM||3347 km||2080 miles||1807 nm|| SW|
|San Francisco||Fri 2:12 AM||3568 km||2217 miles||1927 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles||Fri 2:12 AM||3779 km||2348 miles||2040 nm|| ENE|
|Fakaofo||Fri 11:12 PM||3791 km||2356 miles||2047 nm|| SSW|
|Unalaska||Fri 1:12 AM||3951 km||2455 miles||2133 nm|| NNW|
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