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, October 4, 2012 at 18:10:00 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: 81%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 18:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 13' ||North|
|Longitude: ||134° 37' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.44 meters/second, 1517.2 km/hour, 942.7 miles/hour or 819.2 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' 31.1"||15.71 mi||west||0° 00' 03.0"||0.06 mi||north||15.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 05.8"||942.49 mi||west||0° 02' 59.5"||3.43 mi||north||942.35 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 20.0"||754.58 mi||east||0° 45' 33.2"||52.23 mi||north||754.53 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hagåtña||Fri 4:10 AM||1313 km||816 miles||709 nm|| ESE|
|Kagoshima||Fri 3:10 AM||1323 km||822 miles||714 nm|| NNW|
|Melekeok||Fri 3:10 AM||1407 km||874 miles||760 nm|| S|
|Kumamoto||Fri 3:10 AM||1447 km||899 miles||781 nm|| NNW|
|Taipei||Fri 2:10 AM||1448 km||899 miles||782 nm|| WNW|
|Fukuoka||Fri 3:10 AM||1547 km||961 miles||835 nm|| NNW|
|Kitakyushu||Fri 3:10 AM||1558 km||968 miles||841 nm|| NNW|
|Quezon||Fri 2:10 AM||1563 km||971 miles||844 nm|| WSW|
|Manila||Fri 2:10 AM||1572 km||977 miles||849 nm|| WSW|
|Osaka||Fri 3:10 AM||1603 km||996 miles||866 nm|| N|
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