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 Saturday, December 29, 2012 at 10:22:00 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: 99%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, December 29, 2012 at 10:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 57' ||North|
|Longitude: ||143° 57' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.30 meters/second, 1538.3 km/hour, 955.8 miles/hour or 830.6 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' 31.1"||15.93 mi||west||0° 00' 05.6"||0.11 mi||south||15.93 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 15.3"||955.66 mi||west||0° 05' 46.4"||6.62 mi||south||955.94 mi|
|24 hours||11° 23' 45.2"||750.06 mi||east||2° 40' 56.8"||184.47 mi||south||777.64 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Sat 12:22 AM||1505 km||935 miles||813 nm|| WNW|
|Kiritimati||Sun 12:22 AM||2304 km||1431 miles||1244 nm|| SW|
|San Francisco||Sat 2:22 AM||3036 km||1886 miles||1639 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles||Sat 2:22 AM||3114 km||1935 miles||1682 nm|| NE|
|Las Vegas||Sat 2:22 AM||3472 km||2157 miles||1875 nm|| NE|
|Hermosillo||Sat 3:22 AM||3571 km||2219 miles||1928 nm|| ENE|
|Midway||Fri 11:22 PM||3595 km||2234 miles||1941 nm|| WNW|
|Phoenix||Sat 3:22 AM||3609 km||2242 miles||1949 nm|| NE|
|Seattle||Sat 2:22 AM||3834 km||2382 miles||2070 nm|| NNE|
|Vancouver||Sat 2:22 AM||3947 km||2453 miles||2131 nm|| NNE|
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