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, October 6, 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: 65%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 18:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 47' ||North|
|Longitude: ||149° 14' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.70 meters/second, 1510.9 km/hour, 938.8 miles/hour or 815.8 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' 30.6"||15.65 mi||west||0° 00' 01.7"||0.03 mi||south||15.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 42.6"||938.59 mi||west||0° 01' 43.3"||1.97 mi||south||938.68 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 20.4"||757.18 mi||east||1° 08' 10.5"||78.17 mi||south||763.98 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saipan||Sun 4:46 AM||720 km||447 miles||389 nm|| SSW|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Sun 4:46 AM||939 km||583 miles||507 nm|| SSW|
|Palikir||Sun 5:46 AM||1812 km||1126 miles||979 nm|| SSE|
|Wake Island||Sun 6:46 AM||1829 km||1137 miles||988 nm|| E|
|Yokohama||Sun 3:46 AM||1875 km||1165 miles||1012 nm|| NNW|
|Kawasaki||Sun 3:46 AM||1880 km||1168 miles||1015 nm|| NNW|
|Tokyo||Sun 3:46 AM||1896 km||1178 miles||1024 nm|| NNW|
|Shizuoka||Sun 3:46 AM||1898 km||1179 miles||1025 nm|| NNW|
|Sagamihara||Sun 3:46 AM||1900 km||1181 miles||1026 nm|| NNW|
|Hamamatsu||Sun 3:46 AM||1911 km||1187 miles||1032 nm|| NNW|
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