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 15:36:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 15:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 30' ||North|
|Longitude: ||123° 20' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.60 meters/second, 1514.2 km/hour, 940.9 miles/hour or 817.6 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' 02.1"||0.04 mi||north||15.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 56.1"||940.60 mi||west||0° 02' 09.8"||2.48 mi||north||940.49 mi|
|24 hours||11° 40' 20.9"||756.46 mi||east||0° 25' 23.5"||29.12 mi||north||755.97 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kaohsiung||Wed 11:36 PM||411 km||255 miles||222 nm|| NW|
|Taichung||Wed 11:36 PM||489 km||304 miles||264 nm|| NNW|
|Hsinchu||Wed 11:36 PM||535 km||332 miles||289 nm|| NNW|
|Baguio City||Wed 11:36 PM||537 km||334 miles||290 nm|| SSW|
|Taipei||Wed 11:36 PM||539 km||335 miles||291 nm|| NNW|
|Tarlac City||Wed 11:36 PM||627 km||390 miles||339 nm|| SSW|
|Mabalacat||Wed 11:36 PM||655 km||407 miles||354 nm|| SSW|
|Angeles||Wed 11:36 PM||661 km||411 miles||357 nm|| SSW|
|Quezon||Wed 11:36 PM||686 km||426 miles||370 nm|| SSW|
|Xiamen||Wed 11:36 PM||696 km||433 miles||376 nm|| NW|
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