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 21:20:00 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: 45%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, October 8, 2012 at 21:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 20' ||North|
|Longitude: ||135° 20' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.62 meters/second, 1543.0 km/hour, 958.8 miles/hour or 833.2 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"||958.60 mi||west||0° 06' 29.1"||7.43 mi||south||958.91 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 30.0"||765.55 mi||east||2° 59' 11.5"||205.37 mi||south||798.26 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Melekeok||Tue 6:20 AM||1091 km||678 miles||589 nm|| S|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Tue 7:20 AM||1097 km||682 miles||593 nm|| ESE|
|Davao||Tue 5:20 AM||1550 km||963 miles||837 nm|| SW|
|Quezon||Tue 5:20 AM||1555 km||966 miles||839 nm|| W|
|Manila||Tue 5:20 AM||1563 km||971 miles||844 nm|| W|
|Taipei||Tue 5:20 AM||1668 km||1037 miles||901 nm|| WNW|
|Kumamoto||Tue 6:20 AM||1775 km||1103 miles||959 nm|| NNW|
|Fukuoka||Tue 6:20 AM||1875 km||1165 miles||1012 nm|| NNW|
|Kitakyushu||Tue 6:20 AM||1886 km||1172 miles||1018 nm|| NNW|
|Osaka||Tue 6:20 AM||1920 km||1193 miles||1037 nm|| N|
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