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 21:00:00 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 21:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 22' ||North|
|Longitude: ||140° 10' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.53 meters/second, 1542.7 km/hour, 958.6 miles/hour or 833.0 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"||15.98 mi||west||0° 00' 06.3"||0.12 mi||south||15.98 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 57.3"||958.41 mi||west||0° 06' 27.3"||7.40 mi||south||958.72 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 32.3"||765.45 mi||east||2° 58' 31.2"||204.60 mi||south||797.96 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saipan||Tue 7:00 AM||643 km||399 miles||347 nm|| ESE|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Tue 7:00 AM||654 km||406 miles||353 nm|| SE|
|Melekeok||Tue 6:00 AM||1247 km||775 miles||673 nm|| SSW|
|Hamamatsu||Tue 6:00 AM||1936 km||1203 miles||1046 nm|| N|
|Davao||Tue 5:00 AM||1949 km||1211 miles||1052 nm|| SW|
|Kumamoto||Tue 6:00 AM||1955 km||1215 miles||1056 nm|| NNW|
|Shizuoka||Tue 6:00 AM||1959 km||1217 miles||1058 nm|| N|
|Osaka||Tue 6:00 AM||1972 km||1225 miles||1065 nm|| NNW|
|Kobe||Tue 6:00 AM||1982 km||1231 miles||1070 nm|| NNW|
|Nagoya||Tue 6:00 AM||1998 km||1242 miles||1079 nm|| N|
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