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 14:46:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 14:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 28' ||North|
|Longitude: ||135° 26' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.69 meters/second, 1514.5 km/hour, 941.1 miles/hour or 817.8 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"||0.04 mi||north||15.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 56.8"||940.80 mi||west||0° 02' 14.5"||2.57 mi||north||940.69 mi|
|24 hours||11° 40' 10.8"||756.43 mi||east||0° 27' 19.3"||31.33 mi||north||755.95 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hagåtña||Thu 12:46 AM||1258 km||781 miles||679 nm|| SE|
|Kagoshima||Wed 11:46 PM||1325 km||823 miles||715 nm|| NNW|
|Melekeok||Wed 11:46 PM||1438 km||893 miles||776 nm|| S|
|Kumamoto||Wed 11:46 PM||1445 km||898 miles||780 nm|| NNW|
|Taipei||Wed 10:46 PM||1516 km||942 miles||819 nm|| WNW|
|Fukuoka||Wed 11:46 PM||1544 km||960 miles||834 nm|| NNW|
|Kitakyushu||Wed 11:46 PM||1553 km||965 miles||838 nm|| NNW|
|Osaka||Wed 11:46 PM||1573 km||978 miles||849 nm|| N|
|Kobe||Wed 11:46 PM||1575 km||979 miles||851 nm|| N|
|Hamamatsu||Wed 11:46 PM||1594 km||990 miles||861 nm|| N|
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