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 17:26:00 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 17:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 02' ||North|
|Longitude: ||149° 57' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.89 meters/second, 1518.8 km/hour, 943.8 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' 03.2"||0.06 mi||south||15.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 01.2"||943.52 mi||west||0° 03' 14.0"||3.71 mi||south||943.69 mi|
|24 hours||11° 31' 55.2"||749.60 mi||east||1° 42' 54.6"||117.98 mi||south||762.74 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saipan||Sun 3:26 AM||696 km||433 miles||376 nm|| SW|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Sun 3:26 AM||913 km||567 miles||493 nm|| SW|
|Palikir||Sun 4:26 AM||1701 km||1057 miles||919 nm|| SSE|
|Wake Island||Sun 5:26 AM||1752 km||1089 miles||946 nm|| E|
|Yokohama||Sun 2:26 AM||1984 km||1233 miles||1071 nm|| NNW|
|Kawasaki||Sun 2:26 AM||1989 km||1236 miles||1074 nm|| NNW|
|Tokyo||Sun 2:26 AM||2004 km||1246 miles||1082 nm|| NNW|
|Nagoya||Sun 2:26 AM||2109 km||1311 miles||1139 nm|| NW|
|Osaka||Sun 2:26 AM||2157 km||1340 miles||1164 nm|| NW|
|Melekeok||Sun 2:26 AM||2158 km||1341 miles||1165 nm|| SW|
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