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, September 8, 2012 at 19:36:00 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: 48%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, September 8, 2012 at 19:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 15' ||North|
|Longitude: ||156° 07' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.31 meters/second, 1505.9 km/hour, 935.7 miles/hour or 813.1 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"||15.60 mi||west||0° 00' 00.1"||0.00 mi||south||15.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 28.4"||935.47 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||south||935.48 mi|
|24 hours||11° 51' 16.2"||764.47 mi||east||0° 32' 27.7"||37.23 mi||south||766.76 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Sun 7:36 AM||1122 km||697 miles||606 nm|| E|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Sun 5:36 AM||1481 km||920 miles||800 nm|| SW|
|Palikir||Sun 6:36 AM||1601 km||995 miles||864 nm|| S|
|Yokohama||Sun 4:36 AM||2248 km||1397 miles||1214 nm|| NW|
|Majuro||Sun 7:36 AM||2251 km||1399 miles||1216 nm|| SE|
|Tokyo||Sun 4:36 AM||2262 km||1406 miles||1222 nm|| NW|
|Nagoya||Sun 4:36 AM||2427 km||1508 miles||1310 nm|| NW|
|Kyoto||Sun 4:36 AM||2506 km||1557 miles||1353 nm|| NW|
|Osaka||Sun 4:36 AM||2506 km||1557 miles||1353 nm|| NW|
|Kobe||Sun 4:36 AM||2533 km||1574 miles||1368 nm|| NW|
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