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 Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 13:56:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 13:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 26' ||North|
|Longitude: ||147° 32' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.78 meters/second, 1514.8 km/hour, 941.3 miles/hour or 817.9 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"||15.69 mi||west||0° 00' 02.3"||0.05 mi||north||15.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 57.6"||941.01 mi||west||0° 02' 19.2"||2.66 mi||north||940.90 mi|
|24 hours||11° 40' 00.3"||756.40 mi||east||0° 29' 15.1"||33.54 mi||north||755.94 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saipan||Wed 11:56 PM||610 km||379 miles||329 nm|| SSW|
|Hagåtña||Wed 11:56 PM||825 km||513 miles||446 nm|| SSW|
|Yokohama||Wed 10:56 PM||1834 km||1139 miles||990 nm|| NNW|
|Kawasaki||Wed 10:56 PM||1839 km||1143 miles||993 nm|| NNW|
|Shizuoka||Wed 10:56 PM||1845 km||1146 miles||996 nm|| NNW|
|Hamamatsu||Wed 10:56 PM||1851 km||1150 miles||1000 nm|| NNW|
|Tokyo||Wed 10:56 PM||1856 km||1153 miles||1002 nm|| NNW|
|Sagamihara||Wed 10:56 PM||1857 km||1154 miles||1003 nm|| NNW|
|Palikir||Thu 12:56 AM||1885 km||1171 miles||1018 nm|| SE|
|Nagoya||Wed 10:56 PM||1937 km||1203 miles||1046 nm|| NNW|
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