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, February 6, 2012 at 16:02:00 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: 98%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, February 6, 2012 at 16:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 05' ||North|
|Longitude: ||105° 51' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.32 meters/second, 1549.2 km/hour, 962.6 miles/hour or 836.5 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' 28.7"||16.04 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.17 mi||south||16.04 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 43.7"||962.42 mi||west||0° 09' 12.4"||10.55 mi||south||962.85 mi|
|24 hours||12° 25' 47.3"||826.27 mi||east||4° 05' 56.8"||281.83 mi||south||880.36 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Pakse||Mon 11:02 PM||107 km||66 miles||58 nm|| S|
|Savannakhet||Mon 11:02 PM||130 km||81 miles||70 nm|| WNW|
|Sakon Nakhon||Mon 11:02 PM||218 km||136 miles||118 nm|| WNW|
|Khon Kaen||Mon 11:02 PM||325 km||202 miles||176 nm|| W|
|Udon Thani||Mon 11:02 PM||358 km||222 miles||193 nm|| WNW|
|Vientiane||Mon 11:02 PM||404 km||251 miles||218 nm|| WNW|
|Battambang||Mon 11:02 PM||437 km||272 miles||236 nm|| SW|
|Phnom Penh||Mon 11:02 PM||508 km||316 miles||274 nm|| SSW|
|Hai Phong||Mon 11:02 PM||536 km||333 miles||289 nm|| N|
|Hanoi||Mon 11:02 PM||548 km||340 miles||296 nm|| N|
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