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 20:10:00 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 20:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 19' ||North|
|Longitude: ||105° 34' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.16 meters/second, 1516.2 km/hour, 942.1 miles/hour or 818.7 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"||15.70 mi||west||0° 00' 02.9"||0.05 mi||north||15.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 03.9"||941.86 mi||west||0° 02' 48.2"||3.22 mi||north||941.73 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 54.2"||754.72 mi||east||0° 40' 57.0"||46.95 mi||north||754.50 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hanoi||Fri 3:10 AM||84 km||52 miles||46 nm|| NNE|
|Hai Phong||Fri 3:10 AM||130 km||81 miles||70 nm|| ENE|
|Luang Prabang||Fri 3:10 AM||363 km||225 miles||196 nm|| W|
|Nanning||Fri 4:10 AM||396 km||246 miles||214 nm|| NE|
|Vientiane||Fri 3:10 AM||406 km||252 miles||219 nm|| SW|
|Savannakhet||Fri 3:10 AM||425 km||264 miles||229 nm|| SSW|
|Udon Thani||Fri 3:10 AM||436 km||271 miles||235 nm|| SW|
|Haikou||Fri 4:10 AM||499 km||310 miles||270 nm|| E|
|Khon Kaen||Fri 3:10 AM||519 km||322 miles||280 nm|| SW|
|Da Nang||Fri 3:10 AM||547 km||340 miles||295 nm|| SSE|
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