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 11:22:00 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 11:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 51' ||North|
|Longitude: ||158° 28' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.54 meters/second, 1539.1 km/hour, 956.4 miles/hour or 831.1 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' 31.2"||15.94 mi||west||0° 00' 05.8"||0.11 mi||south||15.94 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 16.7"||956.20 mi||west||0° 05' 51.5"||6.71 mi||south||956.48 mi|
|24 hours||11° 23' 13.3"||749.88 mi||east||2° 42' 50.6"||186.64 mi||south||778.01 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Sat 1:22 AM||388 km||241 miles||210 nm|| N|
|Wailuku||Sat 1:22 AM||394 km||245 miles||213 nm|| NNE|
|Hilo||Sat 1:22 AM||411 km||255 miles||222 nm|| ENE|
|Kiritimati||Sun 1:22 AM||1773 km||1102 miles||957 nm|| S|
|Midway||Sat 12:22 AM||2247 km||1396 miles||1214 nm|| NW|
|Baker Island||Fri 11:22 PM||2776 km||1725 miles||1499 nm|| SW|
|Fakaofo||Sun 12:22 AM||3322 km||2064 miles||1794 nm|| SSW|
|Majuro||Sat 11:22 PM||3497 km||2173 miles||1888 nm|| WSW|
|Tarawa||Sat 11:22 PM||3611 km||2244 miles||1950 nm|| WSW|
|Wake Island||Sat 11:22 PM||3680 km||2287 miles||1987 nm|| W|
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