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 20:30:00 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 20:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 25' ||North|
|Longitude: ||147° 26' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.41 meters/second, 1542.3 km/hour, 958.3 miles/hour or 832.8 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"||15.97 mi||west||0° 00' 06.3"||0.12 mi||south||15.97 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 57.0"||958.13 mi||west||0° 06' 24.6"||7.35 mi||south||958.44 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 35.9"||765.29 mi||east||2° 57' 30.7"||203.44 mi||south||797.50 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saipan||Tue 6:30 AM||304 km||189 miles||164 nm|| SW|
|Hagåtña||Tue 6:30 AM||523 km||325 miles||282 nm|| SSW|
|Palikir||Tue 7:30 AM||1647 km||1023 miles||889 nm|| SE|
|Melekeok||Tue 5:30 AM||1771 km||1100 miles||956 nm|| SW|
|Wake Island||Tue 8:30 AM||2041 km||1268 miles||1102 nm|| E|
|Yokohama||Tue 5:30 AM||2141 km||1330 miles||1156 nm|| NNW|
|Tokyo||Tue 5:30 AM||2164 km||1344 miles||1168 nm|| NNW|
|Nagoya||Tue 5:30 AM||2226 km||1383 miles||1202 nm|| NNW|
|Osaka||Tue 5:30 AM||2248 km||1397 miles||1214 nm|| NNW|
|Kyoto||Tue 5:30 AM||2266 km||1408 miles||1224 nm|| NNW|
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