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 Friday, October 5, 2012 at 19:36:00 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 19:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 60' ||North|
|Longitude: ||125° 26' ||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' 30.8"||15.63 mi||west||0° 00' 00.5"||0.01 mi||north||15.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 47.9"||937.39 mi||west||0° 00' 33.0"||0.63 mi||north||937.36 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 12.3"||756.00 mi||east||0° 13' 49.5"||15.85 mi||south||756.74 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kaohsiung||Sat 3:36 AM||562 km||349 miles||304 nm|| WNW|
|Taichung||Sat 3:36 AM||601 km||374 miles||325 nm|| NW|
|Taipei||Sat 3:36 AM||603 km||375 miles||326 nm|| NW|
|Naha||Sat 4:36 AM||617 km||383 miles||333 nm|| NNE|
|Baguio City||Sat 3:36 AM||719 km||446 miles||388 nm|| SW|
|Foochow||Sat 3:36 AM||835 km||519 miles||451 nm|| NW|
|Quezon||Sat 3:36 AM||836 km||520 miles||451 nm|| SW|
|Xiamen||Sat 3:36 AM||847 km||526 miles||457 nm|| WNW|
|Manila||Sat 3:36 AM||848 km||527 miles||458 nm|| SW|
|Makati||Sat 3:36 AM||852 km||530 miles||460 nm|| SW|
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