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 15:36:00 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: 90%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, December 31, 2012 at 15:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 04' ||North|
|Longitude: ||162° 33' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.29 meters/second, 1588.7 km/hour, 987.1 miles/hour or 857.8 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"||16.45 mi||west||0° 00' 09.5"||0.18 mi||south||16.45 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 21.1"||987.06 mi||west||0° 09' 32.2"||10.93 mi||south||987.39 mi|
|24 hours||11° 00' 32.5"||747.43 mi||east||4° 02' 33.5"||277.85 mi||south||801.63 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kolonia||Tue 2:36 AM||659 km||410 miles||356 nm|| SW|
|Palikir||Tue 2:36 AM||666 km||414 miles||360 nm|| SW|
|Wake Island||Tue 3:36 AM||1009 km||627 miles||545 nm|| NNE|
|Majuro||Tue 3:36 AM||1044 km||649 miles||564 nm|| ESE|
|Yaren||Tue 3:36 AM||1371 km||852 miles||740 nm|| SSE|
|Tarawa||Tue 3:36 AM||1572 km||977 miles||849 nm|| SE|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Tue 1:36 AM||1955 km||1215 miles||1055 nm|| W|
|Honiara||Tue 2:36 AM||2286 km||1420 miles||1234 nm|| S|
|Baker Island||Mon 3:36 AM||2612 km||1623 miles||1411 nm|| ESE|
|Midway||Mon 4:36 AM||2825 km||1756 miles||1525 nm|| NE|
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