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 Tuesday, May 22, 2012 at 02:24:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, May 22, 2012 at 02:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 39' ||North|
|Longitude: ||155° 48' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.12 meters/second, 1501.6 km/hour, 933.1 miles/hour or 810.8 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' 30.4"||15.55 mi||west||0° 00' 00.9"||0.02 mi||north||15.55 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 21.1"||932.79 mi||west||0° 00' 51.6"||0.99 mi||north||932.75 mi|
|24 hours||11° 54' 32.2"||765.89 mi||east||0° 07' 57.4"||9.12 mi||south||766.30 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Tue 2:24 PM||1162 km||722 miles||627 nm|| E|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Tue 12:24 PM||1479 km||919 miles||799 nm|| SW|
|Palikir||Tue 1:24 PM||1649 km||1025 miles||891 nm|| S|
|Yokohama||Tue 11:24 AM||2193 km||1363 miles||1184 nm|| NW|
|Tokyo||Tue 11:24 AM||2208 km||1372 miles||1192 nm|| NW|
|Majuro||Tue 2:24 PM||2305 km||1432 miles||1245 nm|| SE|
|Nagoya||Tue 11:24 AM||2373 km||1475 miles||1281 nm|| NW|
|Kyoto||Tue 11:24 AM||2452 km||1524 miles||1324 nm|| NW|
|Osaka||Tue 11:24 AM||2453 km||1524 miles||1324 nm|| NW|
|Kobe||Tue 11:24 AM||2480 km||1541 miles||1339 nm|| NW|
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