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 19:20:00 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: 55%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 19:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 37' ||North|
|Longitude: ||152° 42' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.90 meters/second, 1522.4 km/hour, 946.0 miles/hour or 822.0 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' 30.8"||15.77 mi||west||0° 00' 04.1"||0.08 mi||south||15.77 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 47.3"||945.77 mi||west||0° 04' 05.9"||4.70 mi||south||945.98 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 20.10"||759.65 mi||east||2° 04' 04.10"||142.25 mi||south||777.47 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saipan||Mon 5:20 AM||886 km||550 miles||478 nm|| WSW|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Mon 5:20 AM||1087 km||675 miles||587 nm|| SW|
|Wake Island||Mon 7:20 AM||1464 km||910 miles||790 nm|| E|
|Palikir||Mon 6:20 AM||1524 km||947 miles||823 nm|| SSE|
|Yokohama||Mon 4:20 AM||2173 km||1350 miles||1173 nm|| NNW|
|Tokyo||Mon 4:20 AM||2191 km||1362 miles||1183 nm|| NNW|
|Nagoya||Mon 4:20 AM||2319 km||1441 miles||1252 nm|| NW|
|Melekeok||Mon 4:20 AM||2368 km||1472 miles||1279 nm|| WSW|
|Osaka||Mon 4:20 AM||2378 km||1478 miles||1284 nm|| NW|
|Kyoto||Mon 4:20 AM||2385 km||1482 miles||1288 nm|| NW|
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