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 20:20:00 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 20:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 33' ||North|
|Longitude: ||138° 12' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.08 meters/second, 1523.1 km/hour, 946.4 miles/hour or 822.4 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' 47.5"||946.18 mi||west||0° 04' 11.6"||4.81 mi||south||946.39 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 11.6"||759.80 mi||east||2° 06' 17.6"||144.78 mi||south||778.14 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saipan||Mon 6:20 AM||936 km||581 miles||505 nm|| ESE|
|Hagåtña||Mon 6:20 AM||970 km||603 miles||524 nm|| SE|
|Melekeok||Mon 5:20 AM||1387 km||862 miles||749 nm|| SSW|
|Kumamoto||Mon 5:20 AM||1647 km||1023 miles||889 nm|| NNW|
|Hamamatsu||Mon 5:20 AM||1681 km||1044 miles||908 nm|| N|
|Osaka||Mon 5:20 AM||1696 km||1054 miles||916 nm|| N|
|Kobe||Mon 5:20 AM||1704 km||1059 miles||920 nm|| N|
|Shizuoka||Mon 5:20 AM||1710 km||1063 miles||923 nm|| N|
|Kyoto||Mon 5:20 AM||1729 km||1075 miles||934 nm|| N|
|Nagoya||Mon 5:20 AM||1736 km||1079 miles||937 nm|| N|
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