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 Saturday, September 8, 2012 at 23:36:00 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: 46%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, September 8, 2012 at 23:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 13' ||North|
|Longitude: ||98° 05' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.36 meters/second, 1506.1 km/hour, 935.8 miles/hour or 813.2 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' 30.4"||15.60 mi||west||0° 00' 00.5"||0.01 mi||south||15.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 25.7"||935.56 mi||west||0° 00' 35.5"||0.68 mi||south||935.60 mi|
|24 hours||11° 52' 00.8"||765.39 mi||east||0° 42' 11.3"||48.38 mi||south||768.71 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mandalay||Sun 6:06 AM||224 km||139 miles||121 nm|| WNW|
|Chiang Rai||Sun 6:36 AM||234 km||145 miles||126 nm|| SE|
|Naypyidaw||Sun 6:06 AM||263 km||163 miles||142 nm|| SW|
|Chiang Mai||Sun 6:36 AM||285 km||177 miles||154 nm|| SSE|
|Luang Prabang||Sun 6:36 AM||448 km||278 miles||242 nm|| ESE|
|Mawlamyine||Sun 6:06 AM||526 km||327 miles||284 nm|| S|
|Yangon||Sun 6:06 AM||533 km||331 miles||288 nm|| SSW|
|Vientiane||Sun 6:36 AM||596 km||370 miles||322 nm|| SE|
|Xam Neua||Sun 6:36 AM||628 km||390 miles||339 nm|| E|
|Kunming||Sun 7:36 AM||635 km||395 miles||343 nm|| NE|
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