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 29, 2012 at 16:22:00 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: 98%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, December 29, 2012 at 16:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 21' ||North|
|Longitude: ||128° 56' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.78 meters/second, 1543.6 km/hour, 959.2 miles/hour or 833.5 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"||15.99 mi||west||0° 00' 06.1"||0.12 mi||south||15.99 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 23.2"||958.97 mi||west||0° 06' 16.3"||7.19 mi||south||959.27 mi|
|24 hours||11° 20' 32.7"||749.02 mi||east||2° 52' 08.4"||197.29 mi||south||779.90 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Quezon||Sun 12:22 AM||891 km||554 miles||481 nm|| WSW|
|Baguio City||Sun 12:22 AM||893 km||555 miles||482 nm|| W|
|Manila||Sun 12:22 AM||901 km||560 miles||486 nm|| WSW|
|Makati||Sun 12:22 AM||901 km||560 miles||486 nm|| WSW|
|Cebu City||Sun 12:22 AM||952 km||592 miles||514 nm|| SW|
|Bacolod||Sun 12:22 AM||981 km||610 miles||530 nm|| SW|
|Taipei||Sun 12:22 AM||1148 km||714 miles||620 nm|| NW|
|Davao||Sun 12:22 AM||1193 km||741 miles||644 nm|| SSW|
|Melekeok||Sun 1:22 AM||1253 km||779 miles||677 nm|| SSE|
|Xiamen||Sun 12:22 AM||1375 km||854 miles||742 nm|| NW|
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