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, February 20, 2013 at 12:02:00 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: 74%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 12:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 11' ||North|
|Longitude: ||119° 19' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.42 meters/second, 1517.1 km/hour, 942.7 miles/hour or 819.2 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' 30.7"||15.71 mi||west||0° 00' 02.1"||0.04 mi||south||15.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 50.3"||942.45 mi||west||0° 02' 11.3"||2.51 mi||south||942.56 mi|
|24 hours||11° 38' 34.3"||756.10 mi||east||1° 18' 23.5"||89.88 mi||south||764.49 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kaohsiung||Wed 8:02 PM||339 km||210 miles||183 nm|| NNE|
|Baguio City||Wed 8:02 PM||438 km||272 miles||237 nm|| SSE|
|Shantou||Wed 8:02 PM||445 km||277 miles||240 nm|| NW|
|Taichung||Wed 8:02 PM||461 km||287 miles||249 nm|| NNE|
|Xiamen||Wed 8:02 PM||490 km||305 miles||265 nm|| NNW|
|Tarlac City||Wed 8:02 PM||537 km||334 miles||290 nm|| SSE|
|Hsinchu||Wed 8:02 PM||540 km||335 miles||291 nm|| NNE|
|Mabalacat||Wed 8:02 PM||566 km||352 miles||306 nm|| SSE|
|Angeles||Wed 8:02 PM||574 km||357 miles||310 nm|| SSE|
|Kowloon||Wed 8:02 PM||577 km||359 miles||312 nm|| WNW|
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