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 10:52:00 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 10:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 47' ||North|
|Longitude: ||162° 47' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.46 meters/second, 1520.9 km/hour, 945.0 miles/hour or 821.2 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' 50.5"||944.79 mi||west||0° 03' 40.1"||4.21 mi||south||944.98 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 15.3"||754.38 mi||east||1° 53' 09.9"||129.73 mi||south||769.70 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Fri 12:52 AM||541 km||336 miles||292 nm|| ENE|
|Wailuku||Fri 12:52 AM||668 km||415 miles||361 nm|| ENE|
|Midway||Thu 11:52 PM||1750 km||1088 miles||945 nm|| NW|
|Kiritimati||Sat 12:52 AM||2070 km||1286 miles||1118 nm|| SSE|
|Baker Island||Thu 10:52 PM||2632 km||1635 miles||1421 nm|| SW|
|Majuro||Fri 10:52 PM||3137 km||1949 miles||1694 nm|| WSW|
|Wake Island||Fri 10:52 PM||3204 km||1991 miles||1730 nm|| W|
|Tarawa||Fri 10:52 PM||3328 km||2068 miles||1797 nm|| SW|
|Fakaofo||Fri 11:52 PM||3355 km||2085 miles||1812 nm|| SSW|
|Funafuti||Fri 10:52 PM||3700 km||2299 miles||1998 nm|| SSW|
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