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 Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 15:06:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 15:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 29' ||North|
|Longitude: ||130° 36' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.65 meters/second, 1514.4 km/hour, 941.0 miles/hour or 817.7 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' 30.8"||15.68 mi||west||0° 00' 02.3"||0.04 mi||north||15.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 56.4"||940.72 mi||west||0° 02' 12.6"||2.54 mi||north||940.61 mi|
|24 hours||11° 40' 14.9"||756.44 mi||east||0° 26' 33.1"||30.45 mi||north||755.96 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Taipei||Wed 11:06 PM||1061 km||659 miles||573 nm|| WNW|
|Quezon||Wed 11:06 PM||1197 km||744 miles||646 nm|| WSW|
|Manila||Wed 11:06 PM||1208 km||750 miles||652 nm|| WSW|
|Kagoshima||Thu 12:06 AM||1230 km||764 miles||664 nm|| N|
|Foochow||Wed 11:06 PM||1305 km||811 miles||704 nm|| WNW|
|Xiamen||Wed 11:06 PM||1361 km||846 miles||735 nm|| WNW|
|Kumamoto||Thu 12:06 AM||1365 km||848 miles||737 nm|| N|
|Fukuoka||Thu 12:06 AM||1459 km||907 miles||788 nm|| N|
|Shantou||Wed 11:06 PM||1473 km||915 miles||795 nm|| WNW|
|Kitakyushu||Thu 12:06 AM||1483 km||922 miles||801 nm|| N|
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