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, March 20, 2013 at 09:52:00 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: 57%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 09:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 19' ||North|
|Longitude: ||131° 27' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.83 meters/second, 1525.8 km/hour, 948.1 miles/hour or 823.9 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' 31.1"||15.80 mi||west||0° 00' 03.2"||0.06 mi||south||15.80 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 09.1"||947.87 mi||west||0° 03' 23.5"||3.89 mi||south||948.04 mi|
|24 hours||11° 29' 24.1"||750.20 mi||east||1° 45' 48.3"||121.29 mi||south||763.80 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Taipei||Wed 5:52 PM||1204 km||748 miles||650 nm|| NW|
|Quezon||Wed 5:52 PM||1218 km||757 miles||658 nm|| WSW|
|Manila||Wed 5:52 PM||1228 km||763 miles||663 nm|| WSW|
|Melekeok||Wed 6:52 PM||1352 km||840 miles||730 nm|| SSE|
|Kagoshima||Wed 6:52 PM||1362 km||846 miles||735 nm|| N|
|Foochow||Wed 5:52 PM||1448 km||899 miles||782 nm|| WNW|
|Davao||Wed 5:52 PM||1495 km||929 miles||807 nm|| SSW|
|Kumamoto||Wed 6:52 PM||1495 km||929 miles||807 nm|| N|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Wed 7:52 PM||1561 km||970 miles||843 nm|| ESE|
|Fukuoka||Wed 6:52 PM||1591 km||989 miles||859 nm|| N|
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