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, May 21, 2012 at 03:34:00 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 is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, May 21, 2012 at 03:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 52' ||North|
|Longitude: ||127° 06' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.59 meters/second, 1510.5 km/hour, 938.6 miles/hour or 815.6 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"||15.64 mi||west||0° 00' 03.2"||0.06 mi||north||15.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 51.7"||938.32 mi||west||0° 03' 08.2"||3.60 mi||north||938.16 mi|
|24 hours||11° 45' 59.9"||760.77 mi||east||0° 48' 02.8"||55.10 mi||north||760.72 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Naha||Mon 12:34 PM||591 km||367 miles||319 nm|| N|
|Kaohsiung||Mon 11:34 AM||729 km||453 miles||394 nm|| WNW|
|Taipei||Mon 11:34 AM||738 km||459 miles||399 nm|| NW|
|Baguio City||Mon 11:34 AM||844 km||525 miles||456 nm|| SW|
|Quezon||Mon 11:34 AM||935 km||581 miles||505 nm|| SW|
|Manila||Mon 11:34 AM||947 km||588 miles||511 nm|| SW|
|Makati||Mon 11:34 AM||950 km||590 miles||513 nm|| SW|
|Foochow||Mon 11:34 AM||978 km||608 miles||528 nm|| NW|
|Xiamen||Mon 11:34 AM||1010 km||627 miles||545 nm|| WNW|
|Shantou||Mon 11:34 AM||1111 km||690 miles||600 nm|| WNW|
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