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 19:20:00 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 19:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 46' ||North|
|Longitude: ||141° 00' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.75 meters/second, 1511.1 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"||938.69 mi||west||0° 01' 46.6"||2.04 mi||south||938.78 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 18.0"||757.22 mi||east||1° 09' 29.7"||79.68 mi||south||764.22 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saipan||Sun 5:20 AM||796 km||494 miles||430 nm|| SE|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Sun 5:20 AM||901 km||560 miles||486 nm|| SSE|
|Hamamatsu||Sun 4:20 AM||1577 km||980 miles||852 nm|| N|
|Shizuoka||Sun 4:20 AM||1595 km||991 miles||861 nm|| N|
|Melekeok||Sun 4:20 AM||1621 km||1007 miles||875 nm|| SSW|
|Osaka||Sun 4:20 AM||1632 km||1014 miles||881 nm|| NNW|
|Yokohama||Sun 4:20 AM||1632 km||1014 miles||881 nm|| N|
|Kawasaki||Sun 4:20 AM||1641 km||1019 miles||886 nm|| N|
|Kobe||Sun 4:20 AM||1645 km||1022 miles||888 nm|| NNW|
|Nagoya||Sun 4:20 AM||1645 km||1022 miles||888 nm|| NNW|
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