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 Monday, October 8, 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: 45%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, October 8, 2012 at 20:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 29' ||North|
|Longitude: ||154° 41' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.28 meters/second, 1541.8 km/hour, 958.0 miles/hour or 832.5 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' 30.9"||15.97 mi||west||0° 00' 06.3"||0.12 mi||south||15.97 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 56.8"||957.85 mi||west||0° 06' 22.1"||7.30 mi||south||958.15 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 39.4"||765.13 mi||east||2° 56' 30.0"||202.29 mi||south||797.04 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saipan||Tue 6:00 AM||987 km||613 miles||533 nm|| WSW|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Tue 6:00 AM||1154 km||717 miles||623 nm|| WSW|
|Palikir||Tue 7:00 AM||1228 km||763 miles||663 nm|| SSE|
|Wake Island||Tue 8:00 AM||1280 km||795 miles||691 nm|| E|
|Majuro||Tue 8:00 AM||2126 km||1321 miles||1148 nm|| ESE|
|Yaren||Tue 8:00 AM||2401 km||1492 miles||1297 nm|| SE|
|Melekeok||Tue 5:00 AM||2441 km||1517 miles||1318 nm|| WSW|
|Yokohama||Tue 5:00 AM||2486 km||1545 miles||1342 nm|| NNW|
|Tokyo||Tue 5:00 AM||2504 km||1556 miles||1352 nm|| NNW|
|Nagoya||Tue 5:00 AM||2635 km||1637 miles||1423 nm|| NW|
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