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 18:36:00 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: 80%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, November 3, 2012 at 18:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 58' ||North|
|Longitude: ||133° 01' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.07 meters/second, 1519.5 km/hour, 944.1 miles/hour or 820.4 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"||15.74 mi||west||0° 00' 03.2"||0.06 mi||south||15.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 01.9"||943.91 mi||west||0° 03' 20.5"||3.83 mi||south||944.09 mi|
|24 hours||11° 31' 32.4"||749.49 mi||east||1° 45' 26.6"||120.88 mi||south||763.16 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Taipei||Sun 2:36 AM||1309 km||814 miles||707 nm|| WNW|
|Kagoshima||Sun 3:36 AM||1310 km||814 miles||707 nm|| N|
|Melekeok||Sun 3:36 AM||1391 km||864 miles||751 nm|| S|
|Quezon||Sun 2:36 AM||1398 km||868 miles||755 nm|| WSW|
|Manila||Sun 2:36 AM||1407 km||875 miles||760 nm|| WSW|
|Kumamoto||Sun 3:36 AM||1440 km||895 miles||777 nm|| N|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Sun 4:36 AM||1443 km||896 miles||779 nm|| ESE|
|Fukuoka||Sun 3:36 AM||1538 km||956 miles||831 nm|| N|
|Kitakyushu||Sun 3:36 AM||1555 km||966 miles||840 nm|| N|
|Davao||Sun 2:36 AM||1636 km||1016 miles||883 nm|| SSW|
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