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 Saturday, November 3, 2012 at 17:16:00 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: 80%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, November 3, 2012 at 17:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 03' ||North|
|Longitude: ||152° 22' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.87 meters/second, 1518.7 km/hour, 943.7 miles/hour or 820.1 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' 30.9"||15.73 mi||west||0° 00' 03.1"||0.06 mi||south||15.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 01.0"||943.46 mi||west||0° 03' 13.0"||3.69 mi||south||943.63 mi|
|24 hours||11° 31' 58.5"||749.62 mi||east||1° 42' 32.7"||117.56 mi||south||762.68 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saipan||Sun 3:16 AM||884 km||549 miles||477 nm|| SW|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Sun 3:16 AM||1090 km||677 miles||588 nm|| SW|
|Wake Island||Sun 5:16 AM||1499 km||932 miles||810 nm|| E|
|Palikir||Sun 4:16 AM||1582 km||983 miles||854 nm|| SSE|
|Yokohama||Sun 2:16 AM||2114 km||1314 miles||1141 nm|| NNW|
|Tokyo||Sun 2:16 AM||2132 km||1325 miles||1151 nm|| NNW|
|Nagoya||Sun 2:16 AM||2260 km||1404 miles||1220 nm|| NW|
|Osaka||Sun 2:16 AM||2319 km||1441 miles||1252 nm|| NW|
|Kyoto||Sun 2:16 AM||2326 km||1445 miles||1256 nm|| NW|
|Kobe||Sun 2:16 AM||2344 km||1457 miles||1266 nm|| NW|
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