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, January 8, 2012 at 13:08:00 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: 99%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, January 8, 2012 at 13:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 00' ||North|
|Longitude: ||154° 21' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.97 meters/second, 1504.7 km/hour, 935.0 miles/hour or 812.5 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' 28.4"||15.58 mi||west||0° 00' 04.6"||0.09 mi||south||15.58 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 21.6"||934.69 mi||west||0° 04' 43.9"||5.43 mi||south||934.96 mi|
|24 hours||12° 35' 56.7"||813.76 mi||east||2° 24' 57.9"||166.21 mi||south||836.74 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Mon 1:08 AM||1300 km||808 miles||702 nm|| E|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Sun 11:08 PM||1317 km||818 miles||711 nm|| SW|
|Palikir||Mon 12:08 AM||1612 km||1002 miles||871 nm|| SSE|
|Yokohama||Sun 10:08 PM||2149 km||1336 miles||1161 nm|| NW|
|Tokyo||Sun 10:08 PM||2165 km||1345 miles||1169 nm|| NW|
|Nagoya||Sun 10:08 PM||2316 km||1439 miles||1251 nm|| NW|
|Majuro||Mon 1:08 AM||2375 km||1476 miles||1283 nm|| SE|
|Osaka||Sun 10:08 PM||2388 km||1484 miles||1289 nm|| NW|
|Kyoto||Sun 10:08 PM||2390 km||1485 miles||1291 nm|| NW|
|Kobe||Sun 10:08 PM||2414 km||1500 miles||1304 nm|| NW|
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