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 Sunday, December 30, 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: 96%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, December 30, 2012 at 10:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 16' ||North|
|Longitude: ||132° 33' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.55 meters/second, 1560.8 km/hour, 969.8 miles/hour or 842.7 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' 31.7"||16.16 mi||west||0° 00' 07.5"||0.15 mi||south||16.16 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 47.3"||969.67 mi||west||0° 07' 40.1"||8.79 mi||south||970.01 mi|
|24 hours||11° 11' 14.0"||746.66 mi||east||3° 22' 51.1"||232.44 mi||south||787.29 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tijuana||Sun 2:22 AM||2475 km||1538 miles||1336 nm|| NE|
|San Diego||Sun 2:22 AM||2481 km||1542 miles||1340 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles||Sun 2:22 AM||2528 km||1571 miles||1365 nm|| NNE|
|Mexicali||Sun 2:22 AM||2586 km||1607 miles||1397 nm|| NE|
|San Francisco||Sun 2:22 AM||2685 km||1668 miles||1450 nm|| NNE|
|Hermosillo||Sun 3:22 AM||2692 km||1672 miles||1453 nm|| NE|
|Honolulu||Sun 12:22 AM||2755 km||1712 miles||1487 nm|| WNW|
|Phoenix||Sun 3:22 AM||2882 km||1791 miles||1556 nm|| NE|
|Las Vegas||Sun 2:22 AM||2886 km||1793 miles||1558 nm|| NNE|
|Kiritimati||Mon 12:22 AM||3099 km||1926 miles||1673 nm|| WSW|
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