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 Tuesday, October 30, 2012 at 14:46:00 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: 99%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, October 30, 2012 at 14:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 33' ||North|
|Longitude: ||142° 23' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.51 meters/second, 1542.6 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' 31.7"||15.98 mi||west||0° 00' 06.0"||0.11 mi||north||15.98 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 45.9"||958.35 mi||west||0° 05' 57.3"||6.83 mi||north||958.11 mi|
|24 hours||11° 23' 50.8"||751.84 mi||east||1° 59' 37.2"||137.13 mi||north||760.02 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saipan||Wed 12:46 AM||443 km||276 miles||239 nm|| SE|
|Hagåtña||Wed 12:46 AM||517 km||321 miles||279 nm|| SSE|
|Melekeok||Tue 11:46 PM||1395 km||867 miles||753 nm|| SW|
|Hamamatsu||Tue 11:46 PM||1957 km||1216 miles||1056 nm|| NNW|
|Shizuoka||Tue 11:46 PM||1971 km||1225 miles||1065 nm|| N|
|Yokohama||Tue 11:46 PM||2002 km||1244 miles||1081 nm|| N|
|Osaka||Tue 11:46 PM||2016 km||1253 miles||1089 nm|| NNW|
|Nagoya||Tue 11:46 PM||2026 km||1259 miles||1094 nm|| NNW|
|Tokyo||Tue 11:46 PM||2027 km||1260 miles||1095 nm|| N|
|Kobe||Tue 11:46 PM||2029 km||1261 miles||1096 nm|| NNW|
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