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 Monday, December 31, 2012 at 13:34:00 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: 91%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, December 31, 2012 at 13:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 23' ||North|
|Longitude: ||167° 53' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.79 meters/second, 1586.8 km/hour, 986.0 miles/hour or 856.8 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' 32.2"||16.43 mi||west||0° 00' 09.3"||0.18 mi||south||16.43 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 19.3"||985.94 mi||west||0° 09' 25.4"||10.80 mi||south||986.27 mi|
|24 hours||11° 01' 00.0"||747.12 mi||east||4° 00' 13.8"||275.19 mi||south||800.53 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Mon 3:34 AM||1533 km||952 miles||828 nm|| NE|
|Baker Island||Mon 1:34 AM||1561 km||970 miles||843 nm|| SW|
|Kiritimati||Tue 3:34 AM||1571 km||976 miles||848 nm|| SE|
|Midway||Mon 2:34 AM||2109 km||1310 miles||1139 nm|| NNW|
|Fakaofo||Tue 2:34 AM||2325 km||1445 miles||1256 nm|| S|
|Majuro||Tue 1:34 AM||2345 km||1457 miles||1266 nm|| W|
|Tarawa||Tue 1:34 AM||2383 km||1481 miles||1287 nm|| WSW|
|Funafuti||Tue 1:34 AM||2624 km||1631 miles||1417 nm|| SSW|
|Apia *||Tue 3:34 AM||2822 km||1754 miles||1524 nm|| S|
|Wake Island||Tue 1:34 AM||2867 km||1781 miles||1548 nm|| WNW|
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