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 14:24:00 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 14:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 27' ||North|
|Longitude: ||140° 46' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.73 meters/second, 1514.6 km/hour, 941.2 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' 57.1"||940.89 mi||west||0° 02' 16.6"||2.61 mi||north||940.78 mi|
|24 hours||11° 40' 06.3"||756.42 mi||east||0° 28' 10.2"||32.30 mi||north||755.94 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saipan||Thu 12:24 AM||786 km||489 miles||425 nm|| SE|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Thu 12:24 AM||882 km||548 miles||476 nm|| SSE|
|Melekeok||Wed 11:24 PM||1579 km||981 miles||852 nm|| SSW|
|Hamamatsu||Wed 11:24 PM||1607 km||999 miles||868 nm|| N|
|Shizuoka||Wed 11:24 PM||1626 km||1010 miles||878 nm|| N|
|Osaka||Wed 11:24 PM||1657 km||1030 miles||895 nm|| NNW|
|Yokohama||Wed 11:24 PM||1665 km||1035 miles||899 nm|| N|
|Kobe||Wed 11:24 PM||1670 km||1037 miles||902 nm|| NNW|
|Nagoya||Wed 11:24 PM||1673 km||1040 miles||903 nm|| NNW|
|Kawasaki||Wed 11:24 PM||1674 km||1040 miles||904 nm|| N|
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