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 10:26:00 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 10:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 13' ||North|
|Longitude: ||111° 38' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.40 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' 57.7"||942.41 mi||west||0° 01' 14.0"||1.41 mi||south||942.47 mi|
|24 hours||11° 34' 50.5"||751.93 mi||east||0° 55' 12.1"||63.29 mi||south||756.76 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Haikou||Tue 6:26 PM||137 km||85 miles||74 nm|| W|
|Macau||Tue 6:26 PM||296 km||184 miles||160 nm|| NE|
|Foshan||Tue 6:26 PM||347 km||216 miles||187 nm|| NNE|
|Hong Kong||Tue 6:26 PM||352 km||219 miles||190 nm|| NE|
|Kowloon||Tue 6:26 PM||359 km||223 miles||194 nm|| NE|
|Guangzhou||Tue 6:26 PM||364 km||226 miles||197 nm|| NNE|
|Shenzhen||Tue 6:26 PM||380 km||236 miles||205 nm|| NE|
|Nanning||Tue 6:26 PM||449 km||279 miles||243 nm|| NW|
|Hai Phong||Tue 5:26 PM||522 km||324 miles||282 nm|| W|
|Guilin||Tue 6:26 PM||578 km||359 miles||312 nm|| NNW|
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