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, April 17, 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: 40%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at 10:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 05' ||North|
|Longitude: ||109° 42' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.16 meters/second, 1537.8 km/hour, 955.5 miles/hour or 830.3 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' 31.5"||15.93 mi||west||0° 00' 04.6"||0.09 mi||south||15.93 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 37.5"||955.35 mi||west||0° 04' 45.6"||5.46 mi||south||955.58 mi|
|24 hours||11° 16' 27.8"||741.52 mi||east||2° 16' 28.1"||156.42 mi||south||762.32 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Haikou||Wed 6:02 PM||227 km||141 miles||123 nm|| NNE|
|Da Nang||Wed 5:02 PM||273 km||169 miles||147 nm|| SW|
|Hai Phong||Wed 5:02 PM||442 km||275 miles||239 nm|| NW|
|Hanoi||Wed 5:02 PM||520 km||323 miles||281 nm|| NW|
|Pakse||Wed 5:02 PM||530 km||329 miles||286 nm|| SW|
|Nanning||Wed 6:02 PM||544 km||338 miles||294 nm|| NNW|
|Savannakhet||Wed 5:02 PM||553 km||344 miles||299 nm|| WSW|
|Macau||Wed 6:02 PM||607 km||377 miles||328 nm|| NE|
|Foshan||Wed 6:02 PM||653 km||406 miles||352 nm|| NNE|
|Hong Kong||Wed 6:02 PM||662 km||411 miles||357 nm|| NE|
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