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 Friday, April 20, 2012 at 04:28:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, April 20, 2012 at 04:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 41' ||North|
|Longitude: ||99° 27' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.57 meters/second, 1593.3 km/hour, 990.0 miles/hour or 860.3 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' 33.8"||16.50 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||north||16.50 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 44.5"||989.90 mi||west||0° 09' 43.9"||11.15 mi||north||989.70 mi|
|24 hours||10° 37' 25.6"||722.20 mi||east||3° 39' 10.4"||251.12 mi||north||760.05 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Na Thon (Ko Samui)||Fri 11:28 AM||138 km||86 miles||75 nm|| SSE|
|Hua Hin||Fri 11:28 AM||215 km||134 miles||116 nm|| NNE|
|Pattaya||Fri 11:28 AM||293 km||182 miles||158 nm|| NNE|
|Phuket||Fri 11:28 AM||317 km||197 miles||171 nm|| SSW|
|Bangkok||Fri 11:28 AM||354 km||220 miles||191 nm|| NNE|
|Hat Yai||Fri 11:28 AM||422 km||262 miles||228 nm|| SSE|
|Sihanoukville||Fri 11:28 AM||445 km||277 miles||241 nm|| E|
|Battambang||Fri 11:28 AM||487 km||303 miles||263 nm|| ENE|
|George Town||Fri 12:28 PM||591 km||367 miles||319 nm|| S|
|Phnom Penh||Fri 11:28 AM||605 km||376 miles||327 nm|| E|
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