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 14:56:00 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 14:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 33' ||North|
|Longitude: ||151° 22' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.28 meters/second, 1523.8 km/hour, 946.8 miles/hour or 822.8 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"||0.07 mi||north||15.78 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 14.5"||946.61 mi||west||0° 03' 52.5"||4.44 mi||north||946.43 mi|
|24 hours||11° 34' 25.0"||754.57 mi||east||1° 07' 25.1"||77.30 mi||north||755.86 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saipan||Thu 12:56 AM||767 km||477 miles||414 nm|| SW|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Thu 12:56 AM||975 km||606 miles||526 nm|| SW|
|Palikir||Thu 1:56 AM||1580 km||982 miles||853 nm|| SSE|
|Wake Island||Thu 2:56 AM||1605 km||997 miles||866 nm|| E|
|Yokohama||Wed 11:56 PM||2104 km||1307 miles||1136 nm|| NNW|
|Tokyo||Wed 11:56 PM||2123 km||1319 miles||1146 nm|| NNW|
|Nagoya||Wed 11:56 PM||2239 km||1391 miles||1209 nm|| NW|
|Melekeok||Wed 11:56 PM||2247 km||1396 miles||1213 nm|| SW|
|Osaka||Wed 11:56 PM||2291 km||1424 miles||1237 nm|| NW|
|Kyoto||Wed 11:56 PM||2300 km||1429 miles||1242 nm|| NW|
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