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 17:46:00 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: 80%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, November 3, 2012 at 17:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 01' ||North|
|Longitude: ||145° 07' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.94 meters/second, 1519.0 km/hour, 943.9 miles/hour or 820.2 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' 01.5"||943.63 mi||west||0° 03' 15.8"||3.74 mi||south||943.80 mi|
|24 hours||11° 31' 48.8"||749.57 mi||east||1° 43' 38.0"||118.81 mi||south||762.86 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saipan||Sun 3:46 AM||538 km||334 miles||290 nm|| S|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Sun 3:46 AM||725 km||450 miles||391 nm|| S|
|Hamamatsu||Sun 2:46 AM||1783 km||1108 miles||963 nm|| NNW|
|Shizuoka||Sun 2:46 AM||1785 km||1109 miles||964 nm|| NNW|
|Melekeok||Sun 2:46 AM||1788 km||1111 miles||966 nm|| SW|
|Yokohama||Sun 2:46 AM||1792 km||1114 miles||968 nm|| NNW|
|Kawasaki||Sun 2:46 AM||1799 km||1118 miles||971 nm|| NNW|
|Sagamihara||Sun 2:46 AM||1813 km||1127 miles||979 nm|| NNW|
|Tokyo||Sun 2:46 AM||1816 km||1128 miles||981 nm|| NNW|
|Nagoya||Sun 2:46 AM||1862 km||1157 miles||1005 nm|| NNW|
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