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 21:10:00 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 21:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 21' ||North|
|Longitude: ||137° 45' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.57 meters/second, 1542.9 km/hour, 958.7 miles/hour or 833.1 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' 57.4"||958.50 mi||west||0° 06' 28.2"||7.42 mi||south||958.81 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 31.2"||765.50 mi||east||2° 58' 51.3"||204.98 mi||south||798.11 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Tue 7:10 AM||865 km||538 miles||467 nm|| ESE|
|Saipan||Tue 7:10 AM||887 km||551 miles||479 nm|| ESE|
|Melekeok||Tue 6:10 AM||1142 km||709 miles||616 nm|| SSW|
|Davao||Tue 5:10 AM||1741 km||1082 miles||940 nm|| SW|
|Quezon||Tue 5:10 AM||1810 km||1124 miles||977 nm|| W|
|Manila||Tue 5:10 AM||1818 km||1129 miles||981 nm|| W|
|Kumamoto||Tue 6:10 AM||1852 km||1151 miles||1000 nm|| NNW|
|Taipei||Tue 5:10 AM||1887 km||1172 miles||1019 nm|| WNW|
|Hamamatsu||Tue 6:10 AM||1923 km||1195 miles||1038 nm|| N|
|Osaka||Tue 6:10 AM||1931 km||1200 miles||1043 nm|| N|
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