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 14:46:00 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: 99%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, November 29, 2012 at 14:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 56' ||North|
|Longitude: ||147° 06' ||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' 44.7"||937.77 mi||west||0° 00' 04.3"||0.08 mi||south||937.77 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 23.2"||755.47 mi||east||0° 28' 36.0"||32.80 mi||south||757.37 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saipan||Fri 12:46 AM||650 km||404 miles||351 nm|| SSW|
|Hagåtña||Fri 12:46 AM||862 km||535 miles||465 nm|| SSW|
|Yokohama||Thu 11:46 PM||1767 km||1098 miles||954 nm|| NNW|
|Kawasaki||Thu 11:46 PM||1772 km||1101 miles||957 nm|| NNW|
|Shizuoka||Thu 11:46 PM||1776 km||1104 miles||959 nm|| NNW|
|Hamamatsu||Thu 11:46 PM||1783 km||1108 miles||963 nm|| NNW|
|Tokyo||Thu 11:46 PM||1789 km||1112 miles||966 nm|| NNW|
|Sagamihara||Thu 11:46 PM||1790 km||1112 miles||966 nm|| NNW|
|Nagoya||Thu 11:46 PM||1868 km||1160 miles||1008 nm|| NNW|
|Osaka||Thu 11:46 PM||1901 km||1181 miles||1027 nm|| NW|
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