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 08:44:00 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 08:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 15' ||North|
|Longitude: ||113° 03' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.92 meters/second, 1526.1 km/hour, 948.3 miles/hour or 824.0 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' 58.1"||948.06 mi||west||0° 03' 25.7"||3.93 mi||north||947.90 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 53.8"||759.75 mi||east||0° 56' 41.0"||64.99 mi||north||760.31 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Haikou||Sun 4:44 PM||297 km||184 miles||160 nm|| WNW|
|Macau||Sun 4:44 PM||330 km||205 miles||178 nm|| N|
|Hong Kong||Sun 4:44 PM||358 km||223 miles||193 nm|| NNE|
|Kowloon||Sun 4:44 PM||363 km||226 miles||196 nm|| NNE|
|Shenzhen||Sun 4:44 PM||395 km||245 miles||213 nm|| NNE|
|Foshan||Sun 4:44 PM||417 km||259 miles||225 nm|| N|
|Guangzhou||Sun 4:44 PM||429 km||267 miles||232 nm|| N|
|Shantou||Sun 4:44 PM||590 km||367 miles||319 nm|| NE|
|Da Nang||Sun 3:44 PM||621 km||386 miles||336 nm|| SW|
|Nanning||Sun 4:44 PM||630 km||392 miles||340 nm|| NW|
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