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 17:46:00 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: 87%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, November 2, 2012 at 17:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 51' ||North|
|Longitude: ||133° 29' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.59 meters/second, 1510.5 km/hour, 938.6 miles/hour or 815.6 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' 00.9"||0.02 mi||south||15.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 50.3"||938.35 mi||west||0° 00' 58.3"||1.11 mi||south||938.40 mi|
|24 hours||11° 38' 07.4"||752.34 mi||east||0° 49' 51.5"||57.17 mi||south||756.54 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kagoshima||Sat 2:46 AM||1225 km||761 miles||661 nm|| NNW|
|Taipei||Sat 1:46 AM||1311 km||815 miles||708 nm|| WNW|
|Kumamoto||Sat 2:46 AM||1353 km||840 miles||730 nm|| N|
|Matsuyama||Sat 2:46 AM||1442 km||896 miles||778 nm|| N|
|Hagåtña||Sat 3:46 AM||1450 km||901 miles||783 nm|| ESE|
|Fukuoka||Sat 2:46 AM||1452 km||902 miles||784 nm|| NNW|
|Kitakyushu||Sat 2:46 AM||1466 km||911 miles||792 nm|| N|
|Quezon||Sat 1:46 AM||1481 km||920 miles||800 nm|| WSW|
|Melekeok||Sat 2:46 AM||1482 km||921 miles||800 nm|| S|
|Manila||Sat 1:46 AM||1491 km||927 miles||805 nm|| WSW|
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