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 Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 19:00:00 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: 55%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 19:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 38' ||North|
|Longitude: ||157° 33' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.84 meters/second, 1522.2 km/hour, 945.9 miles/hour or 821.9 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' 30.7"||15.77 mi||west||0° 00' 04.0"||0.08 mi||south||15.77 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 47.0"||945.64 mi||west||0° 04' 04.0"||4.66 mi||south||945.85 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 24.0"||759.60 mi||east||2° 03' 20.7"||141.40 mi||south||777.24 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Mon 7:00 AM||957 km||594 miles||516 nm|| E|
|Palikir||Mon 6:00 AM||1409 km||875 miles||761 nm|| S|
|Hagåtña||Mon 5:00 AM||1525 km||948 miles||824 nm|| WSW|
|Majuro||Mon 7:00 AM||2021 km||1256 miles||1091 nm|| SE|
|Yaren||Mon 7:00 AM||2455 km||1525 miles||1325 nm|| SSE|
|Yokohama||Mon 4:00 AM||2481 km||1541 miles||1339 nm|| NW|
|Tokyo||Mon 4:00 AM||2495 km||1550 miles||1347 nm|| NW|
|Tarawa||Mon 7:00 AM||2626 km||1632 miles||1418 nm|| SE|
|Nagoya||Mon 4:00 AM||2660 km||1653 miles||1436 nm|| NW|
|Midway||Sun 8:00 AM||2718 km||1689 miles||1468 nm|| ENE|
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