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 14:34:00 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: 95%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, December 30, 2012 at 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 43' ||North|
|Longitude: ||166° 26' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.69 meters/second, 1564.9 km/hour, 972.4 miles/hour or 845.0 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' 31.8"||16.21 mi||west||0° 00' 07.9"||0.15 mi||south||16.21 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 53.0"||972.25 mi||west||0° 07' 58.1"||9.13 mi||south||972.59 mi|
|24 hours||11° 09' 15.1"||746.35 mi||east||3° 29' 21.5"||239.88 mi||south||789.16 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Mon 2:34 AM||505 km||314 miles||273 nm|| N|
|Majuro||Mon 2:34 AM||987 km||613 miles||533 nm|| SSE|
|Palikir||Mon 1:34 AM||1249 km||776 miles||674 nm|| SW|
|Tarawa||Mon 2:34 AM||1640 km||1019 miles||885 nm|| SSE|
|Yaren||Mon 2:34 AM||1688 km||1049 miles||912 nm|| S|
|Midway||Sun 3:34 AM||2243 km||1393 miles||1211 nm|| NE|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Mon 12:34 AM||2344 km||1456 miles||1265 nm|| W|
|Baker Island||Sun 2:34 AM||2474 km||1538 miles||1336 nm|| SE|
|Honiara||Mon 1:34 AM||2765 km||1718 miles||1493 nm|| SSW|
|Funafuti||Mon 2:34 AM||2933 km||1822 miles||1583 nm|| SSE|
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