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 20:10:00 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: 47%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, September 8, 2012 at 20:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 15' ||North|
|Longitude: ||147° 53' ||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' 30.5"||15.60 mi||west||0° 00' 00.2"||0.00 mi||south||15.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 28.0"||935.47 mi||west||0° 00' 14.8"||0.28 mi||south||935.49 mi|
|24 hours||11° 51' 23.0"||764.60 mi||east||0° 33' 50.5"||38.80 mi||south||767.03 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saipan||Sun 6:10 AM||706 km||439 miles||381 nm|| SSW|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Sun 6:10 AM||922 km||573 miles||498 nm|| SSW|
|Yokohama||Sun 5:10 AM||1768 km||1098 miles||954 nm|| NNW|
|Kawasaki||Sun 5:10 AM||1773 km||1102 miles||957 nm|| NNW|
|Shizuoka||Sun 5:10 AM||1784 km||1108 miles||963 nm|| NNW|
|Tokyo||Sun 5:10 AM||1789 km||1112 miles||966 nm|| NNW|
|Sagamihara||Sun 5:10 AM||1792 km||1113 miles||967 nm|| NNW|
|Hamamatsu||Sun 5:10 AM||1793 km||1114 miles||968 nm|| NNW|
|Nagoya||Sun 5:10 AM||1879 km||1167 miles||1014 nm|| NNW|
|Osaka||Sun 5:10 AM||1920 km||1193 miles||1037 nm|| NW|
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