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 19:30:00 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 19:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 41' ||North|
|Longitude: ||103° 46' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.65 meters/second, 1532.3 km/hour, 952.1 miles/hour or 827.4 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' 30.8"||951.92 mi||west||0° 05' 02.3"||5.78 mi||north||951.70 mi|
|24 hours||11° 28' 56.5"||752.58 mi||east||1° 36' 19.5"||110.43 mi||north||757.02 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wanon Niwat||Thu 2:30 AM||116 km||72 miles||63 nm|| S|
|Vientiane||Thu 2:30 AM||146 km||91 miles||79 nm|| WSW|
|Sakon Nakhon||Thu 2:30 AM||173 km||107 miles||93 nm|| SSE|
|Udon Thani||Thu 2:30 AM||175 km||109 miles||94 nm|| SW|
|Luang Prabang||Thu 2:30 AM||218 km||135 miles||117 nm|| NW|
|Savannakhet||Thu 2:30 AM||257 km||159 miles||139 nm|| SSE|
|Khon Kaen||Thu 2:30 AM||268 km||167 miles||145 nm|| SSW|
|Hanoi||Thu 2:30 AM||340 km||211 miles||183 nm|| NE|
|Hai Phong||Thu 2:30 AM||389 km||242 miles||210 nm|| NE|
|Pakse||Thu 2:30 AM||449 km||279 miles||243 nm|| SSE|
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