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.
View Day and Night Map
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, October 5, 2012 at 19:30:00 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: 73%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, October 5, 2012 at 19:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 60' ||North|
|Longitude: ||126° 53' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.17 meters/second, 1509.0 km/hour, 937.7 miles/hour or 814.8 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' 30.7"||15.63 mi||west||0° 00' 00.6"||0.01 mi||north||15.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 47.9"||937.40 mi||west||0° 00' 33.7"||0.64 mi||north||937.37 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 11.7"||755.99 mi||east||0° 13' 35.2"||15.58 mi||south||756.72 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Naha||Sat 4:30 AM||578 km||359 miles||312 nm|| N|
|Kaohsiung||Sat 3:30 AM||702 km||436 miles||379 nm|| WNW|
|Taipei||Sat 3:30 AM||711 km||442 miles||384 nm|| NW|
|Baguio City||Sat 3:30 AM||834 km||518 miles||450 nm|| SW|
|Quezon||Sat 3:30 AM||930 km||578 miles||502 nm|| SW|
|Manila||Sat 3:30 AM||941 km||585 miles||508 nm|| SW|
|Makati||Sat 3:30 AM||945 km||587 miles||510 nm|| SW|
|Foochow||Sat 3:30 AM||957 km||595 miles||517 nm|| NW|
|Xiamen||Sat 3:30 AM||982 km||610 miles||530 nm|| WNW|
|Shantou||Sat 3:30 AM||1084 km||674 miles||585 nm|| WNW|
Related time zone tools