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 Friday, March 30, 2012 at 08:14:00 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: 45%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, March 30, 2012 at 08:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 57' ||North|
|Longitude: ||143° 03' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.82 meters/second, 1507.8 km/hour, 936.9 miles/hour or 814.1 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' 29.8"||15.62 mi||west||0° 00' 03.4"||0.07 mi||south||15.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 48.8"||936.62 mi||west||0° 03' 31.6"||4.04 mi||south||936.81 mi|
|24 hours||12° 04' 57.0"||780.71 mi||east||1° 53' 48.3"||130.48 mi||south||796.25 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saipan||Fri 6:14 PM||697 km||433 miles||377 nm|| SSE|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Fri 6:14 PM||847 km||526 miles||457 nm|| SSE|
|Hamamatsu||Fri 5:14 PM||1612 km||1001 miles||870 nm|| NNW|
|Shizuoka||Fri 5:14 PM||1621 km||1007 miles||875 nm|| NNW|
|Yokohama||Fri 5:14 PM||1641 km||1020 miles||886 nm|| N|
|Kawasaki||Fri 5:14 PM||1649 km||1024 miles||890 nm|| N|
|Sagamihara||Fri 5:14 PM||1660 km||1031 miles||896 nm|| NNW|
|Tokyo||Fri 5:14 PM||1666 km||1035 miles||900 nm|| N|
|Nagoya||Fri 5:14 PM||1686 km||1048 miles||910 nm|| NNW|
|Osaka||Fri 5:14 PM||1691 km||1051 miles||913 nm|| NNW|
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