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 Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 19:00:00 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: 81%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 19:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 16' ||North|
|Longitude: ||122° 31' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.33 meters/second, 1516.8 km/hour, 942.5 miles/hour or 819.0 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' 31.1"||15.71 mi||west||0° 00' 03.0"||0.06 mi||north||15.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 05.0"||942.23 mi||west||0° 02' 54.9"||3.34 mi||north||942.09 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 34.6"||754.64 mi||east||0° 43' 38.2"||50.04 mi||north||754.51 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kaohsiung||Fri 3:00 AM||375 km||233 miles||203 nm|| NW|
|Taichung||Fri 3:00 AM||471 km||292 miles||254 nm|| NNW|
|Baguio City||Fri 3:00 AM||471 km||293 miles||254 nm|| SSW|
|Hsinchu||Fri 3:00 AM||527 km||328 miles||285 nm|| NNW|
|Taipei||Fri 3:00 AM||541 km||336 miles||292 nm|| N|
|Tarlac City||Fri 3:00 AM||566 km||352 miles||306 nm|| SSW|
|Mabalacat||Fri 3:00 AM||595 km||370 miles||322 nm|| SSW|
|Angeles||Fri 3:00 AM||603 km||374 miles||325 nm|| SSW|
|Quezon||Fri 3:00 AM||634 km||394 miles||342 nm|| SSW|
|Manila||Fri 3:00 AM||645 km||401 miles||348 nm|| SSW|
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