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 18:46:00 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: 73%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, October 5, 2012 at 18:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 59' ||North|
|Longitude: ||137° 31' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.20 meters/second, 1509.1 km/hour, 937.7 miles/hour or 814.9 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' 00.7"||0.01 mi||north||15.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 48.2"||937.46 mi||west||0° 00' 38.0"||0.73 mi||north||937.42 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 07.6"||755.96 mi||east||0° 11' 51.7"||13.60 mi||south||756.58 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hagåtña||Sat 4:46 AM||1132 km||703 miles||611 nm|| SE|
|Kagoshima||Sat 3:46 AM||1365 km||848 miles||737 nm|| NNW|
|Kumamoto||Sat 3:46 AM||1473 km||915 miles||795 nm|| NNW|
|Hamamatsu||Sat 3:46 AM||1521 km||945 miles||821 nm|| N|
|Melekeok||Sat 3:46 AM||1524 km||947 miles||823 nm|| SSW|
|Osaka||Sat 3:46 AM||1529 km||950 miles||826 nm|| N|
|Kobe||Sat 3:46 AM||1535 km||954 miles||829 nm|| N|
|Shizuoka||Sat 3:46 AM||1553 km||965 miles||839 nm|| N|
|Kyoto||Sat 3:46 AM||1563 km||971 miles||844 nm|| N|
|Fukuoka||Sat 3:46 AM||1571 km||976 miles||849 nm|| NNW|
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