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 Saturday, December 1, 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: 91%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, December 1, 2012 at 18:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 45' ||North|
|Longitude: ||114° 44' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.34 meters/second, 1531.2 km/hour, 951.5 miles/hour or 826.8 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' 31.3"||15.86 mi||west||0° 00' 04.9"||0.09 mi||south||15.86 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 18.0"||951.26 mi||west||0° 04' 57.1"||5.68 mi||south||951.51 mi|
|24 hours||11° 23' 00.4"||745.77 mi||east||2° 22' 08.6"||162.93 mi||south||768.24 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hong Kong||Sun 2:36 AM||398 km||247 miles||215 nm|| N|
|Kowloon||Sun 2:36 AM||399 km||248 miles||215 nm|| N|
|Macau||Sun 2:36 AM||400 km||249 miles||216 nm|| NNW|
|Shenzhen||Sun 2:36 AM||434 km||270 miles||234 nm|| N|
|Haikou||Sun 2:36 AM||482 km||299 miles||260 nm|| WNW|
|Foshan||Sun 2:36 AM||501 km||311 miles||270 nm|| NNW|
|Guangzhou||Sun 2:36 AM||507 km||315 miles||274 nm|| NNW|
|Shantou||Sun 2:36 AM||548 km||341 miles||296 nm|| NNE|
|Baguio City||Sun 2:36 AM||675 km||419 miles||364 nm|| ESE|
|Xiamen||Sun 2:36 AM||720 km||447 miles||389 nm|| NNE|
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