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 Friday, November 30, 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: 96%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, November 30, 2012 at 14:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 27' ||North|
|Longitude: ||158° 48' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.70 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' 30.8"||15.69 mi||west||0° 00' 02.3"||0.04 mi||south||15.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 51.5"||940.84 mi||west||0° 02' 23.8"||2.75 mi||south||940.96 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 34.0"||751.55 mi||east||1° 23' 22.4"||95.59 mi||south||760.89 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Sat 2:46 AM||832 km||517 miles||449 nm|| E|
|Palikir||Sat 1:46 AM||1499 km||931 miles||809 nm|| S|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Sat 12:46 AM||1682 km||1045 miles||908 nm|| WSW|
|Majuro||Sat 2:46 AM||1988 km||1236 miles||1074 nm|| SE|
|Yaren||Sat 2:46 AM||2484 km||1544 miles||1341 nm|| SSE|
|Yokohama||Fri 11:46 PM||2504 km||1556 miles||1352 nm|| NW|
|Tokyo||Fri 11:46 PM||2517 km||1564 miles||1359 nm|| NW|
|Midway||Fri 3:46 AM||2561 km||1591 miles||1383 nm|| ENE|
|Tarawa||Sat 2:46 AM||2611 km||1623 miles||1410 nm|| SE|
|Melekeok||Fri 11:46 PM||2972 km||1847 miles||1605 nm|| WSW|
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