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 15:46:00 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 15:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 34' ||North|
|Longitude: ||148° 59' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.02 meters/second, 1566.1 km/hour, 973.1 miles/hour or 845.6 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' 31.8"||16.22 mi||west||0° 00' 08.0"||0.15 mi||south||16.22 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 54.5"||972.98 mi||west||0° 08' 03.1"||9.23 mi||south||973.32 mi|
|24 hours||11° 08' 42.5"||746.28 mi||east||3° 31' 10.2"||241.96 mi||south||789.71 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saipan||Mon 1:46 AM||355 km||221 miles||192 nm|| WNW|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Mon 1:46 AM||473 km||294 miles||255 nm|| WSW|
|Palikir||Mon 2:46 AM||1312 km||815 miles||709 nm|| SE|
|Melekeok||Mon 12:46 AM||1752 km||1089 miles||946 nm|| WSW|
|Wake Island||Mon 3:46 AM||1951 km||1212 miles||1054 nm|| ENE|
|Jayapura||Mon 12:46 AM||2100 km||1305 miles||1134 nm|| SSW|
|Manokwari||Mon 12:46 AM||2370 km||1473 miles||1280 nm|| SW|
|Yokohama||Mon 12:46 AM||2495 km||1550 miles||1347 nm|| NNW|
|Tokyo||Mon 12:46 AM||2518 km||1564 miles||1359 nm|| NNW|
|Majuro||Mon 3:46 AM||2561 km||1591 miles||1383 nm|| ESE|
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