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 19:50:00 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 19:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 35' ||North|
|Longitude: ||145° 27' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.99 meters/second, 1522.8 km/hour, 946.2 miles/hour or 822.2 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' 04.1"||0.08 mi||south||15.77 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 47.4"||945.97 mi||west||0° 04' 08.7"||4.75 mi||south||946.19 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 16.3"||759.73 mi||east||2° 05' 11.4"||143.51 mi||south||777.80 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saipan||Mon 5:50 AM||486 km||302 miles||262 nm|| S|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Mon 5:50 AM||680 km||422 miles||367 nm|| S|
|Melekeok||Mon 4:50 AM||1776 km||1103 miles||959 nm|| SW|
|Hamamatsu||Mon 4:50 AM||1841 km||1144 miles||994 nm|| NNW|
|Shizuoka||Mon 4:50 AM||1843 km||1145 miles||995 nm|| NNW|
|Yokohama||Mon 4:50 AM||1849 km||1149 miles||998 nm|| NNW|
|Kawasaki||Mon 4:50 AM||1855 km||1153 miles||1002 nm|| NNW|
|Sagamihara||Mon 4:50 AM||1870 km||1162 miles||1010 nm|| NNW|
|Tokyo||Mon 4:50 AM||1872 km||1164 miles||1011 nm|| NNW|
|Nagoya||Mon 4:50 AM||1920 km||1193 miles||1037 nm|| NNW|
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