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 Friday, November 2, 2012 at 16:36:00 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: 87%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, November 2, 2012 at 16:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 52' ||North|
|Longitude: ||150° 25' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.55 meters/second, 1510.4 km/hour, 938.5 miles/hour or 815.5 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' 30.7"||15.64 mi||west||0° 00' 00.8"||0.02 mi||south||15.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 50.1"||938.24 mi||west||0° 00' 51.5"||0.98 mi||south||938.29 mi|
|24 hours||11° 38' 19.7"||752.48 mi||east||0° 47' 10.8"||54.10 mi||south||756.35 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saipan||Sat 2:36 AM||798 km||496 miles||431 nm|| SW|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Sat 2:36 AM||1015 km||631 miles||548 nm|| SW|
|Wake Island||Sat 4:36 AM||1707 km||1061 miles||922 nm|| E|
|Palikir||Sat 3:36 AM||1755 km||1091 miles||948 nm|| SSE|
|Yokohama||Sat 1:36 AM||1928 km||1198 miles||1041 nm|| NNW|
|Kawasaki||Sat 1:36 AM||1932 km||1200 miles||1043 nm|| NNW|
|Tokyo||Sat 1:36 AM||1947 km||1210 miles||1052 nm|| NNW|
|Sagamihara||Sat 1:36 AM||1954 km||1214 miles||1055 nm|| NNW|
|Shizuoka||Sat 1:36 AM||1958 km||1217 miles||1057 nm|| NW|
|Hamamatsu||Sat 1:36 AM||1974 km||1227 miles||1066 nm|| NW|
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