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, February 5, 2012 at 11:38:00 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: 93%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, February 5, 2012 at 11:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 43' ||North|
|Longitude: ||156° 58' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.46 meters/second, 1517.3 km/hour, 942.8 miles/hour or 819.3 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"||15.71 mi||west||0° 00' 06.0"||0.12 mi||south||15.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 24.1"||942.54 mi||west||0° 06' 11.3"||7.10 mi||south||942.87 mi|
|24 hours||12° 35' 51.6"||820.46 mi||east||2° 58' 55.2"||205.10 mi||south||852.72 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Sun 11:38 PM||1018 km||632 miles||550 nm|| E|
|Palikir||Sun 10:38 PM||1423 km||884 miles||768 nm|| S|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Sun 9:38 PM||1474 km||916 miles||796 nm|| WSW|
|Majuro||Sun 11:38 PM||2074 km||1289 miles||1120 nm|| SE|
|Yokohama||Sun 8:38 PM||2433 km||1512 miles||1314 nm|| NW|
|Tokyo||Sun 8:38 PM||2448 km||1521 miles||1322 nm|| NW|
|Yaren||Sun 11:38 PM||2490 km||1547 miles||1345 nm|| SSE|
|Nagoya||Sun 8:38 PM||2609 km||1621 miles||1409 nm|| NW|
|Tarawa||Sun 11:38 PM||2674 km||1662 miles||1444 nm|| SE|
|Melekeok||Sun 8:38 PM||2764 km||1718 miles||1493 nm|| WSW|
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