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 11, 2012 at 01:28:00 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: 24%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, October 11, 2012 at 01:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 54' ||North|
|Longitude: ||98° 30' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.27 meters/second, 1592.2 km/hour, 989.3 miles/hour or 859.7 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' 30.9"||16.49 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||south||16.49 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 58.7"||989.25 mi||west||0° 10' 29.4"||12.02 mi||south||989.58 mi|
|24 hours||11° 40' 24.8"||795.55 mi||east||4° 27' 26.9"||306.34 mi||south||856.76 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Na Thon (Ko Samui)||Thu 8:28 AM||163 km||101 miles||88 nm|| ESE|
|Phuket||Thu 8:28 AM||223 km||139 miles||121 nm|| S|
|Hat Yai||Thu 8:28 AM||386 km||240 miles||209 nm|| SE|
|Pattaya||Thu 8:28 AM||425 km||264 miles||230 nm|| NE|
|Dawei||Thu 7:58 AM||463 km||288 miles||250 nm|| N|
|Alor Setar||Thu 9:28 AM||466 km||289 miles||252 nm|| SSE|
|Bangkok||Thu 8:28 AM||476 km||296 miles||257 nm|| NNE|
|George Town||Thu 9:28 AM||535 km||333 miles||289 nm|| SSE|
|Sihanoukville||Thu 8:28 AM||557 km||346 miles||301 nm|| E|
|Banda Aceh||Thu 8:28 AM||594 km||369 miles||321 nm|| SW|
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