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 Saturday, April 28, 2012 at 07:24:00 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: 39%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, April 28, 2012 at 07:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 06' ||North|
|Longitude: ||148° 38' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.00 meters/second, 1544.4 km/hour, 959.7 miles/hour or 833.9 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' 30.6"||15.99 mi||west||0° 00' 07.4"||0.14 mi||south||16.00 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 36.4"||959.46 mi||west||0° 07' 26.3"||8.53 mi||south||959.82 mi|
|24 hours||11° 43' 00.7"||774.83 mi||east||3° 22' 26.6"||232.01 mi||south||815.07 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saipan||Sat 5:24 PM||373 km||232 miles||201 nm|| SW|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Sat 5:24 PM||578 km||359 miles||312 nm|| SW|
|Palikir||Sat 6:24 PM||1530 km||951 miles||826 nm|| SE|
|Melekeok||Sat 4:24 PM||1855 km||1153 miles||1002 nm|| WSW|
|Wake Island||Sat 7:24 PM||1920 km||1193 miles||1037 nm|| E|
|Yokohama||Sat 4:24 PM||2220 km||1380 miles||1199 nm|| NNW|
|Tokyo||Sat 4:24 PM||2243 km||1394 miles||1211 nm|| NNW|
|Nagoya||Sat 4:24 PM||2316 km||1439 miles||1250 nm|| NNW|
|Jayapura||Sat 4:24 PM||2340 km||1454 miles||1263 nm|| SSW|
|Osaka||Sat 4:24 PM||2345 km||1457 miles||1266 nm|| NNW|
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