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 Saturday, June 8, 2013 at 03:56:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, June 8, 2013 at 03:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 01' ||North|
|Longitude: ||114° 56' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.87 meters/second, 1518.7 km/hour, 943.7 miles/hour or 820.1 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"||15.73 mi||west||0° 00' 01.3"||0.03 mi||north||15.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 52.1"||943.47 mi||west||0° 01' 23.5"||1.60 mi||north||943.40 mi|
|24 hours||11° 38' 45.4"||757.10 mi||east||0° 07' 31.1"||8.62 mi||north||756.84 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hong Kong||Sat 11:56 AM||266 km||165 miles||143 nm|| NNW|
|Kowloon||Sat 11:56 AM||266 km||165 miles||144 nm|| NNW|
|Macau||Sat 11:56 AM||281 km||175 miles||152 nm|| NNW|
|Shenzhen||Sat 11:56 AM||301 km||187 miles||162 nm|| NNW|
|Foshan||Sat 11:56 AM||382 km||237 miles||206 nm|| NNW|
|Guangzhou||Sat 11:56 AM||385 km||239 miles||208 nm|| NNW|
|Shantou||Sat 11:56 AM||412 km||256 miles||222 nm|| NNE|
|Haikou||Sat 11:56 AM||480 km||298 miles||259 nm|| W|
|Xiamen||Sat 11:56 AM||589 km||366 miles||318 nm|| NNE|
|Kaohsiung||Sat 11:56 AM||663 km||412 miles||358 nm|| ENE|
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