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, June 19, 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 is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, June 19, 2012 at 02:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 39' ||North|
|Longitude: ||137° 47' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.91 meters/second, 1500.9 km/hour, 932.6 miles/hour or 810.4 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' 29.9"||15.54 mi||west||0° 00' 00.9"||0.02 mi||south||15.54 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 58.1"||932.31 mi||west||0° 00' 58.5"||1.12 mi||south||932.37 mi|
|24 hours||12° 01' 27.9"||773.26 mi||east||0° 52' 30.2"||60.21 mi||south||777.89 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Tue 12:24 PM||1168 km||726 miles||631 nm|| SE|
|Kagoshima||Tue 11:24 AM||1315 km||817 miles||710 nm|| NNW|
|Kumamoto||Tue 11:24 AM||1419 km||882 miles||766 nm|| NNW|
|Matsuyama||Tue 11:24 AM||1438 km||893 miles||776 nm|| NNW|
|Hamamatsu||Tue 11:24 AM||1447 km||899 miles||781 nm|| N|
|Osaka||Tue 11:24 AM||1459 km||907 miles||788 nm|| N|
|Kobe||Tue 11:24 AM||1467 km||911 miles||792 nm|| N|
|Shizuoka||Tue 11:24 AM||1478 km||918 miles||798 nm|| N|
|Kyoto||Tue 11:24 AM||1492 km||927 miles||806 nm|| N|
|Nagoya||Tue 11:24 AM||1500 km||932 miles||810 nm|| N|
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