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, November 1, 2012 at 17:36:00 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: 93%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 17:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 45' ||North|
|Longitude: ||124° 14' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.90 meters/second, 1511.6 km/hour, 939.3 miles/hour or 816.2 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"||15.66 mi||west||0° 00' 01.3"||0.03 mi||north||15.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 53.4"||939.03 mi||west||0° 01' 22.2"||1.57 mi||north||938.96 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 43.9"||754.57 mi||east||0° 06' 11.3"||7.10 mi||north||754.35 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kaohsiung||Fri 1:36 AM||467 km||290 miles||252 nm|| NW|
|Taichung||Fri 1:36 AM||526 km||327 miles||284 nm|| NW|
|Taipei||Fri 1:36 AM||553 km||344 miles||299 nm|| NNW|
|Hsinchu||Fri 1:36 AM||560 km||348 miles||303 nm|| NW|
|Baguio City||Fri 1:36 AM||614 km||382 miles||332 nm|| SW|
|Quezon||Fri 1:36 AM||749 km||465 miles||404 nm|| SSW|
|Xiamen||Fri 1:36 AM||754 km||469 miles||407 nm|| NW|
|Manila||Fri 1:36 AM||760 km||472 miles||411 nm|| SSW|
|Makati||Fri 1:36 AM||766 km||476 miles||413 nm|| SSW|
|Foochow||Fri 1:36 AM||776 km||482 miles||419 nm|| NW|
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