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 Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 20:20:00 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: 64%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 20:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 45' ||North|
|Longitude: ||126° 29' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.83 meters/second, 1511.4 km/hour, 939.1 miles/hour or 816.1 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' 30.6"||15.65 mi||west||0° 00' 01.8"||0.03 mi||south||15.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 42.7"||938.87 mi||west||0° 01' 52.5"||2.15 mi||south||938.97 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 13.4"||757.29 mi||east||1° 11' 48.9"||82.34 mi||south||764.66 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Naha||Sun 5:20 AM||613 km||381 miles||331 nm|| N|
|Kaohsiung||Sun 4:20 AM||674 km||419 miles||364 nm|| WNW|
|Taipei||Sun 4:20 AM||699 km||434 miles||378 nm|| NW|
|Baguio City||Sun 4:20 AM||785 km||488 miles||424 nm|| SW|
|Quezon||Sun 4:20 AM||882 km||548 miles||476 nm|| SW|
|Manila||Sun 4:20 AM||894 km||555 miles||483 nm|| SW|
|Makati||Sun 4:20 AM||897 km||558 miles||485 nm|| SW|
|Foochow||Sun 4:20 AM||943 km||586 miles||509 nm|| NW|
|Xiamen||Sun 4:20 AM||958 km||595 miles||517 nm|| WNW|
|Shantou||Sun 4:20 AM||1053 km||655 miles||569 nm|| WNW|
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