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 Friday, October 5, 2012 at 17:26:00 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: 74%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, October 5, 2012 at 17:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 58' ||North|
|Longitude: ||156° 52' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.25 meters/second, 1509.3 km/hour, 937.8 miles/hour or 815.0 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' 30.7"||15.63 mi||west||0° 00' 00.8"||0.02 mi||north||15.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 48.8"||937.57 mi||west||0° 00' 45.7"||0.88 mi||north||937.53 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 59.5"||755.90 mi||east||0° 08' 43.4"||10.00 mi||south||756.33 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Sat 5:26 AM||1039 km||645 miles||561 nm|| E|
|Hagåtña||Sat 3:26 AM||1532 km||952 miles||827 nm|| WSW|
|Palikir||Sat 4:26 AM||1561 km||970 miles||843 nm|| S|
|Majuro||Sat 5:26 AM||2172 km||1350 miles||1173 nm|| SE|
|Yokohama||Sat 2:26 AM||2324 km||1444 miles||1255 nm|| NW|
|Tokyo||Sat 2:26 AM||2338 km||1453 miles||1262 nm|| NW|
|Nagoya||Sat 2:26 AM||2507 km||1558 miles||1354 nm|| NW|
|Kyoto||Sat 2:26 AM||2586 km||1607 miles||1396 nm|| NW|
|Osaka||Sat 2:26 AM||2586 km||1607 miles||1396 nm|| NW|
|Kobe||Sat 2:26 AM||2614 km||1624 miles||1411 nm|| NW|
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