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, September 6, 2012 at 19:10:00 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: 66%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, September 6, 2012 at 19:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 27' ||North|
|Longitude: ||139° 07' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.63 meters/second, 1525.1 km/hour, 947.6 miles/hour or 823.5 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' 31.3"||15.79 mi||west||0° 00' 04.5"||0.09 mi||north||15.80 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 23.4"||947.40 mi||west||0° 04' 27.3"||5.11 mi||north||947.20 mi|
|24 hours||11° 32' 50.5"||753.36 mi||east||1° 21' 34.9"||93.54 mi||north||755.95 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saipan||Fri 5:10 AM||847 km||527 miles||458 nm|| ESE|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Fri 5:10 AM||894 km||555 miles||483 nm|| SE|
|Melekeok||Fri 4:10 AM||1408 km||875 miles||760 nm|| SSW|
|Hamamatsu||Fri 4:10 AM||1697 km||1054 miles||916 nm|| N|
|Kumamoto||Fri 4:10 AM||1700 km||1056 miles||918 nm|| NNW|
|Shizuoka||Fri 4:10 AM||1723 km||1070 miles||930 nm|| N|
|Osaka||Fri 4:10 AM||1724 km||1071 miles||931 nm|| N|
|Kobe||Fri 4:10 AM||1733 km||1077 miles||936 nm|| NNW|
|Kyoto||Fri 4:10 AM||1755 km||1090 miles||948 nm|| N|
|Nagoya||Fri 4:10 AM||1755 km||1091 miles||948 nm|| N|
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