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 Thursday, November 29, 2012 at 14:36:00 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: 99%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, November 29, 2012 at 14:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 56' ||North|
|Longitude: ||149° 32' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.34 meters/second, 1509.6 km/hour, 938.0 miles/hour or 815.1 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' 30.6"||15.63 mi||west||0° 00' 00.0"||0.00 mi||south||15.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 44.8"||937.77 mi||west||0° 00' 03.3"||0.07 mi||south||937.77 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 24.3"||755.48 mi||east||0° 28' 12.7"||32.35 mi||south||757.35 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saipan||Fri 12:36 AM||749 km||466 miles||405 nm|| SSW|
|Hagåtña||Fri 12:36 AM||968 km||602 miles||523 nm|| SSW|
|Wake Island||Fri 2:36 AM||1799 km||1118 miles||971 nm|| E|
|Palikir||Fri 1:36 AM||1808 km||1124 miles||976 nm|| SSE|
|Yokohama||Thu 11:36 PM||1876 km||1166 miles||1013 nm|| NNW|
|Kawasaki||Thu 11:36 PM||1881 km||1169 miles||1016 nm|| NNW|
|Tokyo||Thu 11:36 PM||1897 km||1179 miles||1024 nm|| NNW|
|Shizuoka||Thu 11:36 PM||1901 km||1182 miles||1027 nm|| NNW|
|Sagamihara||Thu 11:36 PM||1902 km||1182 miles||1027 nm|| NNW|
|Hamamatsu||Thu 11:36 PM||1916 km||1190 miles||1034 nm|| NW|
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