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 Sunday, March 17, 2013 at 08:30:00 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: 28%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, March 17, 2013 at 08:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 15' ||North|
|Longitude: ||116° 26' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.95 meters/second, 1526.2 km/hour, 948.4 miles/hour or 824.1 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' 30.9"||15.81 mi||west||0° 00' 03.4"||0.07 mi||north||15.81 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 58.2"||948.14 mi||west||0° 03' 27.0"||3.96 mi||north||947.98 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 52.8"||759.79 mi||east||0° 57' 12.3"||65.59 mi||north||760.38 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kowloon||Sun 4:30 PM||411 km||255 miles||222 nm|| NNW|
|Hong Kong||Sun 4:30 PM||413 km||257 miles||223 nm|| NW|
|Shenzhen||Sun 4:30 PM||442 km||275 miles||239 nm|| NNW|
|Macau||Sun 4:30 PM||445 km||276 miles||240 nm|| NW|
|Shantou||Sun 4:30 PM||456 km||284 miles||246 nm|| N|
|Baguio City||Sun 4:30 PM||541 km||336 miles||292 nm|| SE|
|Foshan||Sun 4:30 PM||542 km||337 miles||292 nm|| NW|
|Guangzhou||Sun 4:30 PM||542 km||337 miles||292 nm|| NW|
|Kaohsiung||Sun 4:30 PM||593 km||369 miles||320 nm|| NE|
|Xiamen||Sun 4:30 PM||602 km||374 miles||325 nm|| NNE|
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