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 21:36:00 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: 64%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 21:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 42' ||North|
|Longitude: ||108° 07' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.94 meters/second, 1511.8 km/hour, 939.4 miles/hour or 816.3 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"||15.66 mi||west||0° 00' 02.0"||0.04 mi||south||15.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 42.7"||939.12 mi||west||0° 01' 59.8"||2.29 mi||south||939.23 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 07.2"||757.37 mi||east||1° 14' 45.0"||85.71 mi||south||765.23 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hai Phong||Sun 4:36 AM||150 km||93 miles||81 nm|| W|
|Nanning||Sun 5:36 AM||235 km||146 miles||127 nm|| N|
|Hanoi||Sun 4:36 AM||238 km||148 miles||128 nm|| W|
|Haikou||Sun 5:36 AM||244 km||152 miles||132 nm|| ESE|
|Da Nang||Sun 4:36 AM||513 km||319 miles||277 nm|| S|
|Guilin||Sun 5:36 AM||553 km||344 miles||299 nm|| NNE|
|Foshan||Sun 5:36 AM||578 km||359 miles||312 nm|| ENE|
|Savannakhet||Sun 4:36 AM||580 km||360 miles||313 nm|| SW|
|Macau||Sun 5:36 AM||587 km||365 miles||317 nm|| ENE|
|Guangzhou||Sun 5:36 AM||596 km||371 miles||322 nm|| ENE|
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