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 Wednesday, June 20, 2012 at 04:08:00 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 Wednesday, June 20, 2012 at 04:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 41' ||North|
|Longitude: ||124° 40' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.66 meters/second, 1510.8 km/hour, 938.8 miles/hour or 815.8 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"||15.65 mi||west||0° 00' 03.5"||0.07 mi||south||15.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 59.1"||938.50 mi||west||0° 03' 40.4"||4.21 mi||south||938.70 mi|
|24 hours||11° 56' 52.2"||773.41 mi||east||1° 55' 59.6"||132.99 mi||south||789.44 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kaohsiung||Wed 12:08 PM||510 km||317 miles||275 nm|| WNW|
|Taichung||Wed 12:08 PM||564 km||350 miles||305 nm|| NW|
|Taipei||Wed 12:08 PM||584 km||363 miles||315 nm|| NNW|
|Baguio City||Wed 12:08 PM||638 km||397 miles||345 nm|| SW|
|Naha||Wed 1:08 PM||681 km||423 miles||367 nm|| NNE|
|Quezon||Wed 12:08 PM||764 km||475 miles||413 nm|| SSW|
|Manila||Wed 12:08 PM||776 km||482 miles||419 nm|| SSW|
|Makati||Wed 12:08 PM||781 km||485 miles||421 nm|| SSW|
|Xiamen||Wed 12:08 PM||797 km||495 miles||430 nm|| WNW|
|Foochow||Wed 12:08 PM||805 km||500 miles||435 nm|| NW|
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