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 10:32:00 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 10:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 56' ||North|
|Longitude: ||146° 22' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.34 meters/second, 1538.4 km/hour, 955.9 miles/hour or 830.7 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' 31.3"||15.93 mi||west||0° 00' 05.6"||0.11 mi||south||15.93 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 15.7"||955.75 mi||west||0° 05' 47.2"||6.63 mi||south||956.03 mi|
|24 hours||11° 23' 39.9"||750.03 mi||east||2° 41' 15.8"||184.83 mi||south||777.70 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Sat 12:32 AM||1262 km||784 miles||681 nm|| WNW|
|Kiritimati||Sun 12:32 AM||2144 km||1332 miles||1158 nm|| SW|
|San Francisco||Sat 2:32 AM||3204 km||1991 miles||1730 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles||Sat 2:32 AM||3315 km||2060 miles||1790 nm|| NE|
|Midway||Fri 11:32 PM||3363 km||2090 miles||1816 nm|| WNW|
|Las Vegas||Sat 2:32 AM||3668 km||2279 miles||1981 nm|| NE|
|Hermosillo||Sat 3:32 AM||3802 km||2363 miles||2053 nm|| ENE|
|Phoenix||Sat 3:32 AM||3822 km||2375 miles||2064 nm|| ENE|
|Baker Island||Fri 10:32 PM||3836 km||2383 miles||2071 nm|| WSW|
|Papeete||Sat 12:32 AM||3939 km||2447 miles||2127 nm|| S|
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