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 19:26:00 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: 64%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 19:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 46' ||North|
|Longitude: ||139° 33' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.75 meters/second, 1511.1 km/hour, 939.0 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"||938.71 mi||west||0° 01' 47.1"||2.05 mi||south||938.80 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 17.4"||757.23 mi||east||1° 09' 43.5"||79.95 mi||south||764.27 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saipan||Sun 5:26 AM||900 km||559 miles||486 nm|| SE|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Sun 5:26 AM||978 km||608 miles||528 nm|| SE|
|Hamamatsu||Sun 4:26 AM||1555 km||966 miles||840 nm|| N|
|Melekeok||Sun 4:26 AM||1561 km||970 miles||843 nm|| SSW|
|Shizuoka||Sun 4:26 AM||1579 km||981 miles||853 nm|| N|
|Osaka||Sun 4:26 AM||1591 km||988 miles||859 nm|| NNW|
|Kumamoto||Sun 4:26 AM||1595 km||991 miles||861 nm|| NNW|
|Kobe||Sun 4:26 AM||1601 km||995 miles||864 nm|| NNW|
|Nagoya||Sun 4:26 AM||1616 km||1004 miles||873 nm|| N|
|Kyoto||Sun 4:26 AM||1620 km||1007 miles||875 nm|| NNW|
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