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 19:10:00 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: 64%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 19:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 47' ||North|
|Longitude: ||143° 25' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.73 meters/second, 1511.0 km/hour, 938.9 miles/hour or 815.9 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' 30.6"||15.65 mi||west||0° 00' 01.7"||0.03 mi||south||15.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 42.6"||938.66 mi||west||0° 01' 45.5"||2.02 mi||south||938.75 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 18.7"||757.21 mi||east||1° 09' 06.4"||79.24 mi||south||764.15 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saipan||Sun 5:10 AM||665 km||413 miles||359 nm|| SSE|
|Hagåtña||Sun 5:10 AM||820 km||510 miles||443 nm|| S|
|Hamamatsu||Sun 4:10 AM||1642 km||1020 miles||886 nm|| NNW|
|Shizuoka||Sun 4:10 AM||1649 km||1025 miles||891 nm|| NNW|
|Yokohama||Sun 4:10 AM||1667 km||1036 miles||900 nm|| NNW|
|Kawasaki||Sun 4:10 AM||1675 km||1041 miles||904 nm|| NNW|
|Sagamihara||Sun 4:10 AM||1686 km||1048 miles||911 nm|| NNW|
|Tokyo||Sun 4:10 AM||1692 km||1052 miles||914 nm|| NNW|
|Nagoya||Sun 4:10 AM||1718 km||1067 miles||928 nm|| NNW|
|Osaka||Sun 4:10 AM||1724 km||1071 miles||931 nm|| NNW|
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