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 Sunday, February 5, 2012 at 14:48:00 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: 94%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, February 5, 2012 at 14:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 23' ||North|
|Longitude: ||111° 08' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.34 meters/second, 1520.4 km/hour, 944.7 miles/hour or 821.0 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"||15.75 mi||west||0° 00' 06.4"||0.12 mi||south||15.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 25.2"||944.51 mi||west||0° 06' 32.8"||7.51 mi||south||944.86 mi|
|24 hours||12° 35' 00.3"||821.22 mi||east||3° 07' 03.5"||214.42 mi||south||855.92 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Haikou||Sun 10:48 PM||110 km||68 miles||59 nm|| NW|
|Macau||Sun 10:48 PM||400 km||248 miles||216 nm|| NE|
|Foshan||Sun 10:48 PM||452 km||281 miles||244 nm|| NNE|
|Hong Kong||Sun 10:48 PM||453 km||281 miles||245 nm|| NE|
|Kowloon||Sun 10:48 PM||460 km||286 miles||248 nm|| NE|
|Guangzhou||Sun 10:48 PM||469 km||292 miles||254 nm|| NNE|
|Nanning||Sun 10:48 PM||479 km||298 miles||259 nm|| NW|
|Da Nang||Sun 9:48 PM||480 km||298 miles||259 nm|| SW|
|Shenzhen||Sun 10:48 PM||483 km||300 miles||261 nm|| NE|
|Hai Phong||Sun 9:48 PM||493 km||306 miles||266 nm|| WNW|
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