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 Wednesday, October 31, 2012 at 14:36:00 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: 97%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, October 31, 2012 at 14:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 32' ||North|
|Longitude: ||156° 12' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.34 meters/second, 1524.0 km/hour, 947.0 miles/hour or 822.9 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' 31.3"||15.78 mi||west||0° 00' 03.8"||0.08 mi||north||15.78 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 15.0"||946.74 mi||west||0° 03' 54.3"||4.48 mi||north||946.56 mi|
|24 hours||11° 34' 18.2"||754.55 mi||east||1° 08' 09.9"||78.16 mi||north||755.90 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Thu 2:36 AM||1097 km||682 miles||592 nm|| E|
|Hagåtña||Thu 12:36 AM||1394 km||866 miles||753 nm|| WSW|
|Palikir||Thu 1:36 AM||1412 km||877 miles||762 nm|| S|
|Majuro||Thu 2:36 AM||2122 km||1319 miles||1146 nm|| SE|
|Yokohama||Wed 11:36 PM||2398 km||1490 miles||1295 nm|| NW|
|Tokyo||Wed 11:36 PM||2414 km||1500 miles||1303 nm|| NW|
|Yaren||Thu 2:36 AM||2509 km||1559 miles||1355 nm|| SSE|
|Nagoya||Wed 11:36 PM||2569 km||1597 miles||1387 nm|| NW|
|Osaka||Wed 11:36 PM||2641 km||1641 miles||1426 nm|| NW|
|Kyoto||Wed 11:36 PM||2643 km||1642 miles||1427 nm|| NW|
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