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 Friday, November 2, 2012 at 18:36:00 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: 87%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, November 2, 2012 at 18:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 50' ||North|
|Longitude: ||121° 23' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.63 meters/second, 1510.7 km/hour, 938.7 miles/hour or 815.7 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' 30.7"||15.65 mi||west||0° 00' 01.0"||0.02 mi||south||15.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 50.6"||938.44 mi||west||0° 01' 03.2"||1.21 mi||south||938.49 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 58.3"||752.24 mi||east||0° 51' 46.2"||59.36 mi||south||756.69 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kaohsiung||Sat 2:36 AM||263 km||164 miles||142 nm|| NNW|
|Taichung||Sat 2:36 AM||374 km||233 miles||202 nm|| N|
|Hsinchu||Sat 2:36 AM||442 km||274 miles||238 nm|| N|
|Taipei||Sat 2:36 AM||468 km||291 miles||253 nm|| N|
|Baguio City||Sat 2:36 AM||496 km||308 miles||268 nm|| S|
|Xiamen||Sat 2:36 AM||525 km||327 miles||284 nm|| NW|
|Shantou||Sat 2:36 AM||560 km||348 miles||302 nm|| WNW|
|Tarlac City||Sat 2:36 AM||598 km||372 miles||323 nm|| S|
|Foochow||Sat 2:36 AM||618 km||384 miles||334 nm|| NNW|
|Mabalacat||Sat 2:36 AM||628 km||390 miles||339 nm|| S|
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