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 Monday, December 24, 2012 at 10:50:00 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: 87%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, December 24, 2012 at 10:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 14' ||North|
|Longitude: ||151° 15' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.89 meters/second, 1536.8 km/hour, 954.9 miles/hour or 829.8 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' 31.7"||15.92 mi||west||0° 00' 05.3"||0.10 mi||north||15.92 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 47.3"||954.70 mi||west||0° 05' 19.3"||6.10 mi||north||954.47 mi|
|24 hours||11° 24' 03.2"||749.18 mi||east||1° 44' 12.2"||119.46 mi||north||754.84 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saipan||Mon 8:50 PM||676 km||420 miles||365 nm|| WSW|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Mon 8:50 PM||873 km||542 miles||471 nm|| SW|
|Palikir||Mon 9:50 PM||1460 km||907 miles||788 nm|| SSE|
|Wake Island||Mon 10:50 PM||1627 km||1011 miles||878 nm|| E|
|Melekeok||Mon 7:50 PM||2158 km||1341 miles||1165 nm|| WSW|
|Yokohama||Mon 7:50 PM||2225 km||1382 miles||1201 nm|| NNW|
|Tokyo||Mon 7:50 PM||2245 km||1395 miles||1212 nm|| NNW|
|Nagoya||Mon 7:50 PM||2351 km||1461 miles||1269 nm|| NW|
|Osaka||Mon 7:50 PM||2398 km||1490 miles||1295 nm|| NW|
|Kyoto||Mon 7:50 PM||2409 km||1497 miles||1301 nm|| NW|
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