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 12:22:00 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 12:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 42' ||North|
|Longitude: ||175° 26' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.72 meters/second, 1521.8 km/hour, 945.6 miles/hour or 821.7 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"||15.76 mi||west||0° 00' 03.7"||0.07 mi||south||15.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 51.7"||945.36 mi||west||0° 03' 48.5"||4.37 mi||south||945.56 mi|
|24 hours||348° 25' 22.9"||754.12 mi||west||1° 56' 22.7"||133.42 mi||south||770.17 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Sat 12:22 AM||924 km||574 miles||499 nm|| W|
|Midway||Fri 1:22 AM||1193 km||741 miles||644 nm|| NE|
|Majuro||Sat 12:22 AM||1462 km||908 miles||789 nm|| SSW|
|Tarawa||Sat 12:22 AM||2040 km||1267 miles||1101 nm|| S|
|Baker Island||Fri 12:22 AM||2331 km||1448 miles||1258 nm|| SSE|
|Palikir||Fri 11:22 PM||2342 km||1455 miles||1264 nm|| SW|
|Yaren||Sat 12:22 AM||2423 km||1506 miles||1309 nm|| SSW|
|Honolulu||Fri 2:22 AM||2788 km||1732 miles||1505 nm|| E|
|Funafuti||Sat 12:22 AM||3148 km||1956 miles||1700 nm|| S|
|Hagåtña||Fri 10:22 PM||3341 km||2076 miles||1804 nm|| W|
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