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 Sunday, November 4, 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: 72%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, November 4, 2012 at 18:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 13' ||North|
|Longitude: ||144° 32' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.71 meters/second, 1536.2 km/hour, 954.5 miles/hour or 829.5 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' 31.3"||15.91 mi||west||0° 00' 05.5"||0.10 mi||south||15.91 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 21.8"||954.34 mi||west||0° 05' 30.4"||6.31 mi||south||954.61 mi|
|24 hours||11° 23' 18.6"||748.45 mi||east||2° 35' 17.3"||177.99 mi||south||774.46 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saipan||Mon 4:36 AM||358 km||222 miles||193 nm|| SSE|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Mon 4:36 AM||525 km||326 miles||283 nm|| S|
|Melekeok||Mon 3:36 AM||1600 km||994 miles||864 nm|| SW|
|Palikir||Mon 5:36 AM||1936 km||1203 miles||1045 nm|| SE|
|Hamamatsu||Mon 3:36 AM||1948 km||1210 miles||1052 nm|| NNW|
|Shizuoka||Mon 3:36 AM||1955 km||1215 miles||1056 nm|| NNW|
|Yokohama||Mon 3:36 AM||1970 km||1224 miles||1064 nm|| NNW|
|Kawasaki||Mon 3:36 AM||1977 km||1229 miles||1068 nm|| NNW|
|Sagamihara||Mon 3:36 AM||1989 km||1236 miles||1074 nm|| NNW|
|Tokyo||Mon 3:36 AM||1994 km||1239 miles||1077 nm|| NNW|
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