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 Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 10:02:00 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: 47%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 10:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 13' ||North|
|Longitude: ||117° 27' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.38 meters/second, 1517.0 km/hour, 942.6 miles/hour or 819.1 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"||15.71 mi||west||0° 00' 01.1"||0.02 mi||south||15.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 57.6"||942.36 mi||west||0° 01' 11.8"||1.37 mi||south||942.42 mi|
|24 hours||11° 34' 55.0"||751.97 mi||east||0° 54' 18.9"||62.28 mi||south||756.69 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Shantou||Tue 6:02 PM||357 km||222 miles||193 nm|| NNW|
|Kowloon||Tue 6:02 PM||406 km||252 miles||219 nm|| NW|
|Hong Kong||Tue 6:02 PM||410 km||255 miles||222 nm|| NW|
|Shenzhen||Tue 6:02 PM||429 km||267 miles||232 nm|| NW|
|Kaohsiung||Tue 6:02 PM||442 km||275 miles||239 nm|| NE|
|Macau||Tue 6:02 PM||460 km||286 miles||249 nm|| WNW|
|Xiamen||Tue 6:02 PM||474 km||294 miles||256 nm|| N|
|Baguio City||Tue 6:02 PM||537 km||334 miles||290 nm|| SE|
|Guangzhou||Tue 6:02 PM||539 km||335 miles||291 nm|| NW|
|Foshan||Tue 6:02 PM||545 km||338 miles||294 nm|| NW|
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