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 20:30:00 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: 81%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 20:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 20' ||North|
|Longitude: ||100° 44' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.12 meters/second, 1516.0 km/hour, 942.0 miles/hour or 818.6 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' 02.7"||0.05 mi||north||15.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 03.6"||941.76 mi||west||0° 02' 46.3"||3.18 mi||north||941.63 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 59.8"||754.74 mi||east||0° 40' 10.8"||46.07 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.
|Chiang Rai||Fri 3:30 AM||106 km||66 miles||57 nm|| WSW|
|Luang Prabang||Fri 3:30 AM||155 km||96 miles||84 nm|| ESE|
|Chiang Mai||Fri 3:30 AM||251 km||156 miles||135 nm|| SW|
|Vientiane||Fri 3:30 AM||328 km||204 miles||177 nm|| SE|
|Udon Thani||Fri 3:30 AM||390 km||242 miles||211 nm|| SE|
|Khon Kaen||Fri 3:30 AM||486 km||302 miles||262 nm|| SSE|
|Naypyidaw||Fri 3:00 AM||489 km||304 miles||264 nm|| W|
|Mandalay||Fri 3:00 AM||517 km||321 miles||279 nm|| WNW|
|Hanoi||Fri 3:30 AM||539 km||335 miles||291 nm|| E|
|Kunming||Fri 4:30 AM||561 km||349 miles||303 nm|| NNE|
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