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 Thursday, June 21, 2012 at 02:58:00 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: 2%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, June 21, 2012 at 02:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 52' ||North|
|Longitude: ||153° 33' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.61 meters/second, 1528.6 km/hour, 949.8 miles/hour or 825.4 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' 30.2"||15.83 mi||west||0° 00' 05.9"||0.11 mi||south||15.83 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 18.5"||949.60 mi||west||0° 05' 56.8"||6.82 mi||south||949.91 mi|
|24 hours||11° 46' 49.2"||771.29 mi||east||2° 47' 53.1"||192.44 mi||south||800.84 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saipan||Thu 12:58 PM||923 km||574 miles||499 nm|| WSW|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Thu 12:58 PM||1113 km||691 miles||601 nm|| WSW|
|Wake Island||Thu 2:58 PM||1380 km||857 miles||745 nm|| E|
|Palikir||Thu 1:58 PM||1413 km||878 miles||763 nm|| SSE|
|Yokohama||Thu 11:58 AM||2291 km||1424 miles||1237 nm|| NNW|
|Majuro||Thu 2:58 PM||2309 km||1435 miles||1247 nm|| ESE|
|Tokyo||Thu 11:58 AM||2309 km||1435 miles||1247 nm|| NNW|
|Melekeok||Thu 11:58 AM||2402 km||1492 miles||1297 nm|| WSW|
|Nagoya||Thu 11:58 AM||2440 km||1516 miles||1317 nm|| NW|
|Osaka||Thu 11:58 AM||2500 km||1553 miles||1350 nm|| NW|
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