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, October 3, 2012 at 19:18:00 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: 88%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, October 3, 2012 at 19:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 40' ||North|
|Longitude: ||106° 40' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.69 meters/second, 1532.5 km/hour, 952.2 miles/hour or 827.5 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' 31.5"||15.87 mi||west||0° 00' 05.1"||0.10 mi||north||15.87 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 31.0"||952.02 mi||west||0° 05' 03.3"||5.80 mi||north||951.80 mi|
|24 hours||11° 28' 51.1"||752.56 mi||east||1° 36' 45.5"||110.93 mi||north||757.06 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hai Phong||Thu 2:18 AM||243 km||151 miles||131 nm|| N|
|Hanoi||Thu 2:18 AM||276 km||172 miles||149 nm|| NNW|
|Savannakhet||Thu 2:18 AM||310 km||192 miles||167 nm|| SW|
|Da Nang||Thu 2:18 AM||331 km||205 miles||179 nm|| SSE|
|Pakse||Thu 2:18 AM||403 km||250 miles||218 nm|| SSW|
|Haikou||Thu 3:18 AM||414 km||258 miles||224 nm|| ENE|
|Udon Thani||Thu 2:18 AM||434 km||270 miles||234 nm|| WSW|
|Vientiane||Thu 2:18 AM||437 km||271 miles||236 nm|| W|
|Khon Kaen||Thu 2:18 AM||477 km||296 miles||257 nm|| WSW|
|Nanning||Thu 3:18 AM||490 km||305 miles||265 nm|| NNE|
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