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 Tuesday, June 19, 2012 at 03:58:00 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 Tuesday, June 19, 2012 at 03:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 38' ||North|
|Longitude: ||115° 04' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.98 meters/second, 1501.1 km/hour, 932.8 miles/hour or 810.5 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' 29.9"||15.55 mi||west||0° 00' 01.0"||0.02 mi||south||15.55 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 57.4"||932.47 mi||west||0° 01' 08.5"||1.31 mi||south||932.53 mi|
|24 hours||12° 01' 27.3"||773.39 mi||east||0° 56' 26.9"||64.73 mi||south||778.55 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kowloon||Tue 11:58 AM||115 km||71 miles||62 nm|| NW|
|Hong Kong||Tue 11:58 AM||119 km||74 miles||64 nm|| NW|
|Shenzhen||Tue 11:58 AM||143 km||89 miles||77 nm|| NW|
|Macau||Tue 11:58 AM||170 km||105 miles||92 nm|| WNW|
|Guangzhou||Tue 11:58 AM||249 km||155 miles||135 nm|| NW|
|Foshan||Tue 11:58 AM||253 km||157 miles||137 nm|| NW|
|Shantou||Tue 11:58 AM||253 km||157 miles||137 nm|| NE|
|Xiamen||Tue 11:58 AM||440 km||273 miles||237 nm|| NE|
|Haikou||Tue 11:58 AM||522 km||324 miles||282 nm|| WSW|
|Kaohsiung||Tue 11:58 AM||576 km||358 miles||311 nm|| ENE|
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