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 19:10:00 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 19:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 16' ||North|
|Longitude: ||120° 05' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.30 meters/second, 1516.7 km/hour, 942.4 miles/hour or 818.9 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' 04.9"||942.17 mi||west||0° 02' 53.8"||3.32 mi||north||942.03 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 37.4"||754.65 mi||east||0° 43' 15.2"||49.60 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 3:10 AM||310 km||193 miles||167 nm|| N|
|Baguio City||Fri 3:10 AM||430 km||267 miles||232 nm|| S|
|Taichung||Fri 3:10 AM||434 km||270 miles||234 nm|| N|
|Shantou||Fri 3:10 AM||492 km||305 miles||265 nm|| NW|
|Xiamen||Fri 3:10 AM||508 km||316 miles||274 nm|| NNW|
|Hsinchu||Fri 3:10 AM||510 km||317 miles||276 nm|| N|
|Tarlac City||Fri 3:10 AM||532 km||331 miles||287 nm|| S|
|Taipei||Fri 3:10 AM||551 km||342 miles||297 nm|| NNE|
|Mabalacat||Fri 3:10 AM||562 km||349 miles||304 nm|| S|
|Angeles||Fri 3:10 AM||570 km||354 miles||308 nm|| S|
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