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 19:08:00 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 19:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 16' ||North|
|Longitude: ||120° 34' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.31 meters/second, 1516.7 km/hour, 942.4 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' 02.9"||0.06 mi||north||15.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 05.0"||942.18 mi||west||0° 02' 54.1"||3.33 mi||north||942.04 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 36.7"||754.64 mi||east||0° 43' 19.7"||49.68 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 3:08 AM||308 km||192 miles||166 nm|| N|
|Baguio City||Fri 3:08 AM||426 km||265 miles||230 nm|| S|
|Taichung||Fri 3:08 AM||430 km||267 miles||232 nm|| N|
|Hsinchu||Fri 3:08 AM||504 km||313 miles||272 nm|| N|
|Shantou||Fri 3:08 AM||529 km||329 miles||285 nm|| NW|
|Tarlac City||Fri 3:08 AM||529 km||329 miles||286 nm|| S|
|Xiamen||Fri 3:08 AM||530 km||330 miles||286 nm|| NNW|
|Taipei||Fri 3:08 AM||540 km||335 miles||291 nm|| N|
|Mabalacat||Fri 3:08 AM||560 km||348 miles||302 nm|| S|
|Angeles||Fri 3:08 AM||568 km||353 miles||307 nm|| S|
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