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 18:20:00 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: 92%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 18:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 46' ||North|
|Longitude: ||113° 35' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.85 meters/second, 1511.5 km/hour, 939.2 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' 30.9"||15.65 mi||west||0° 00' 01.2"||0.03 mi||north||15.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 53.0"||938.92 mi||west||0° 01' 18.0"||1.49 mi||north||938.86 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 46.2"||754.53 mi||east||0° 04' 28.8"||5.14 mi||north||754.36 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Macau||Fri 2:20 AM||159 km||99 miles||86 nm|| N|
|Hong Kong||Fri 2:20 AM||182 km||113 miles||98 nm|| NNE|
|Kowloon||Fri 2:20 AM||187 km||116 miles||101 nm|| NNE|
|Shenzhen||Fri 2:20 AM||219 km||136 miles||118 nm|| NNE|
|Foshan||Fri 2:20 AM||254 km||158 miles||137 nm|| N|
|Guangzhou||Fri 2:20 AM||264 km||164 miles||142 nm|| N|
|Haikou||Fri 2:20 AM||348 km||216 miles||188 nm|| WSW|
|Shantou||Fri 2:20 AM||429 km||267 miles||232 nm|| NE|
|Nanning||Fri 2:20 AM||591 km||367 miles||319 nm|| WNW|
|Guilin||Fri 2:20 AM||603 km||375 miles||326 nm|| NNW|
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