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 10:42:00 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 10:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 48' ||North|
|Longitude: ||160° 22' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.43 meters/second, 1520.8 km/hour, 945.0 miles/hour or 821.1 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' 03.5"||0.07 mi||south||15.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 50.3"||944.73 mi||west||0° 03' 39.1"||4.19 mi||south||944.92 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 19.7"||754.41 mi||east||1° 52' 48.3"||129.32 mi||south||769.65 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Fri 12:42 AM||311 km||193 miles||168 nm|| ENE|
|Wailuku||Fri 12:42 AM||422 km||262 miles||228 nm|| ENE|
|Hilo||Fri 12:42 AM||554 km||344 miles||299 nm|| E|
|Midway||Thu 11:42 PM||1962 km||1219 miles||1059 nm|| WNW|
|Kiritimati||Sat 12:42 AM||2011 km||1250 miles||1086 nm|| S|
|Baker Island||Thu 10:42 PM||2791 km||1734 miles||1507 nm|| SW|
|Majuro||Fri 10:42 PM||3373 km||2096 miles||1821 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Fri 11:42 PM||3439 km||2137 miles||1857 nm|| SSW|
|Wake Island||Fri 10:42 PM||3456 km||2148 miles||1866 nm|| W|
|Tarawa||Fri 10:42 PM||3541 km||2200 miles||1912 nm|| WSW|
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