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 19:34:00 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 19:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 46' ||North|
|Longitude: ||137° 37' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.76 meters/second, 1511.2 km/hour, 939.0 miles/hour or 816.0 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' 01.8"||0.03 mi||south||15.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 42.6"||938.73 mi||west||0° 01' 48.0"||2.06 mi||south||938.83 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 16.9"||757.23 mi||east||1° 10' 02.2"||80.30 mi||south||764.32 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Sun 5:34 AM||1107 km||688 miles||598 nm|| SE|
|Kagoshima||Sun 4:34 AM||1391 km||864 miles||751 nm|| NNW|
|Kumamoto||Sun 4:34 AM||1499 km||932 miles||809 nm|| NNW|
|Melekeok||Sun 4:34 AM||1503 km||934 miles||811 nm|| SSW|
|Hamamatsu||Sun 4:34 AM||1545 km||960 miles||834 nm|| N|
|Osaka||Sun 4:34 AM||1554 km||966 miles||839 nm|| N|
|Kobe||Sun 4:34 AM||1561 km||970 miles||843 nm|| N|
|Shizuoka||Sun 4:34 AM||1577 km||980 miles||851 nm|| N|
|Kyoto||Sun 4:34 AM||1588 km||987 miles||857 nm|| N|
|Nagoya||Sun 4:34 AM||1597 km||993 miles||863 nm|| N|
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