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 Saturday, January 7, 2012 at 16:18:00 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: 97%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 7, 2012 at 16:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||22° 12' ||North|
|Longitude: ||95° 52' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.57 meters/second, 1492.5 km/hour, 927.4 miles/hour or 805.9 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' 28.4"||15.46 mi||west||0° 00' 02.1"||0.04 mi||south||15.46 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 24.4"||927.07 mi||west||0° 02' 15.3"||2.59 mi||south||927.20 mi|
|24 hours||12° 39' 28.4"||810.85 mi||east||1° 27' 02.2"||99.81 mi||south||821.02 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mandalay||Sat 10:48 PM||33 km||21 miles||18 nm|| SE|
|Naypyidaw||Sat 10:48 PM||273 km||169 miles||147 nm|| S|
|Chittagong||Sat 10:18 PM||419 km||260 miles||226 nm|| W|
|Chiang Mai||Sat 11:18 PM||499 km||310 miles||269 nm|| SE|
|Comilla||Sat 10:18 PM||502 km||312 miles||271 nm|| WNW|
|Sylhet||Sat 10:18 PM||506 km||314 miles||273 nm|| NW|
|Cherrapunji||Sat 9:48 PM||542 km||337 miles||293 nm|| NW|
|Chandpur||Sat 10:18 PM||547 km||340 miles||295 nm|| WNW|
|Shillong||Sat 9:48 PM||550 km||342 miles||297 nm|| NW|
|Barisal||Sat 10:18 PM||571 km||355 miles||309 nm|| W|
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