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 20:00:00 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 20:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 34' ||North|
|Longitude: ||143° 02' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.02 meters/second, 1522.9 km/hour, 946.3 miles/hour or 822.3 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"||946.04 mi||west||0° 04' 09.6"||4.77 mi||south||946.25 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 14.6"||759.75 mi||east||2° 05' 33.4"||143.94 mi||south||777.92 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saipan||Mon 6:00 AM||563 km||350 miles||304 nm|| SSE|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Mon 6:00 AM||699 km||434 miles||377 nm|| SSE|
|Melekeok||Mon 5:00 AM||1615 km||1003 miles||872 nm|| SW|
|Hamamatsu||Mon 5:00 AM||1757 km||1092 miles||949 nm|| NNW|
|Shizuoka||Mon 5:00 AM||1768 km||1099 miles||955 nm|| NNW|
|Yokohama||Mon 5:00 AM||1791 km||1113 miles||967 nm|| N|
|Kawasaki||Mon 5:00 AM||1799 km||1118 miles||971 nm|| N|
|Sagamihara||Mon 5:00 AM||1809 km||1124 miles||977 nm|| N|
|Tokyo||Mon 5:00 AM||1816 km||1129 miles||981 nm|| N|
|Nagoya||Mon 5:00 AM||1830 km||1137 miles||988 nm|| NNW|
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