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 19:20:00 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 19:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 40' ||North|
|Longitude: ||106° 11' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.68 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' 30.9"||952.00 mi||west||0° 05' 03.3"||5.79 mi||north||951.79 mi|
|24 hours||11° 28' 52.1"||752.57 mi||east||1° 36' 41.1"||110.85 mi||north||757.05 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hai Phong||Thu 2:20 AM||248 km||154 miles||134 nm|| NNE|
|Hanoi||Thu 2:20 AM||265 km||164 miles||143 nm|| N|
|Savannakhet||Thu 2:20 AM||279 km||173 miles||151 nm|| SSW|
|Da Nang||Thu 2:20 AM||359 km||223 miles||194 nm|| SE|
|Udon Thani||Thu 2:20 AM||386 km||240 miles||208 nm|| WSW|
|Vientiane||Thu 2:20 AM||387 km||240 miles||209 nm|| W|
|Pakse||Thu 2:20 AM||394 km||245 miles||213 nm|| S|
|Khon Kaen||Thu 2:20 AM||434 km||270 miles||234 nm|| SW|
|Luang Prabang||Thu 2:20 AM||447 km||278 miles||241 nm|| WNW|
|Haikou||Thu 3:20 AM||462 km||287 miles||249 nm|| ENE|
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