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 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: 57%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 10:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 19' ||North|
|Longitude: ||129° 01' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.86 meters/second, 1525.9 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' 03.3"||0.06 mi||south||15.80 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 09.2"||947.93 mi||west||0° 03' 24.4"||3.91 mi||south||948.10 mi|
|24 hours||11° 29' 21.5"||750.19 mi||east||1° 46' 09.2"||121.69 mi||south||763.87 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Baguio City||Wed 6:02 PM||949 km||590 miles||512 nm|| WSW|
|Kaohsiung||Wed 6:02 PM||982 km||610 miles||530 nm|| WNW|
|Quezon||Wed 6:02 PM||990 km||615 miles||534 nm|| WSW|
|Manila||Wed 6:02 PM||1000 km||621 miles||540 nm|| WSW|
|Makati||Wed 6:02 PM||1002 km||622 miles||541 nm|| WSW|
|Taipei||Wed 6:02 PM||1002 km||623 miles||541 nm|| NW|
|Foochow||Wed 6:02 PM||1248 km||776 miles||674 nm|| NW|
|Xiamen||Wed 6:02 PM||1266 km||787 miles||684 nm|| WNW|
|Shantou||Wed 6:02 PM||1356 km||843 miles||732 nm|| WNW|
|Kagoshima||Wed 7:02 PM||1368 km||850 miles||739 nm|| N|
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