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 Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 14:52:00 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: 94%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 14:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 54' ||North|
|Longitude: ||108° 55' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.12 meters/second, 1519.6 km/hour, 944.2 miles/hour or 820.5 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' 30.6"||15.74 mi||west||0° 00' 03.2"||0.06 mi||south||15.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 44.0"||944.02 mi||west||0° 03' 17.8"||3.78 mi||south||944.19 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 41.0"||758.65 mi||east||1° 44' 49.2"||120.17 mi||south||772.11 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Haikou||Thu 10:52 PM||150 km||93 miles||81 nm|| E|
|Hai Phong||Thu 9:52 PM||256 km||159 miles||138 nm|| WNW|
|Nanning||Thu 10:52 PM||329 km||204 miles||178 nm|| N|
|Hanoi||Thu 9:52 PM||343 km||213 miles||185 nm|| WNW|
|Da Nang||Thu 9:52 PM||430 km||267 miles||232 nm|| S|
|Macau||Thu 10:52 PM||544 km||338 miles||294 nm|| ENE|
|Foshan||Thu 10:52 PM||556 km||346 miles||300 nm|| NE|
|Guangzhou||Thu 10:52 PM||575 km||357 miles||311 nm|| NE|
|Savannakhet||Thu 9:52 PM||575 km||357 miles||311 nm|| SW|
|Hong Kong||Thu 10:52 PM||608 km||378 miles||329 nm|| ENE|
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