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, March 10, 2012 at 15:34:00 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: 93%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, March 10, 2012 at 15:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 47' ||South|
|Longitude: ||155° 57' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.33 meters/second, 1574.4 km/hour, 978.3 miles/hour or 850.1 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' 26.6"||16.30 mi||west||0° 00' 11.8"||0.23 mi||south||16.31 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 36.0"||978.13 mi||west||0° 11' 53.5"||13.62 mi||south||977.87 mi|
|24 hours||13° 34' 28.8"||919.31 mi||east||4° 20' 47.0"||298.83 mi||south||958.89 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honiara||Sun 2:34 AM||509 km||316 miles||275 nm|| ENE|
|Arawa||Sun 1:34 AM||615 km||382 miles||332 nm|| N|
|Port Moresby||Sun 1:34 AM||993 km||617 miles||536 nm|| WNW|
|Cairns||Sun 1:34 AM||1236 km||768 miles||667 nm|| WSW|
|Port Vila||Sun 2:34 AM||1485 km||923 miles||802 nm|| ESE|
|Yaren||Sun 3:34 AM||1736 km||1079 miles||937 nm|| NE|
|Brisbane||Sun 1:34 AM||1764 km||1096 miles||953 nm|| S|
|Jayapura||Sun 12:34 AM||1968 km||1223 miles||1063 nm|| WNW|
|Palikir||Sun 2:34 AM||2082 km||1293 miles||1124 nm|| N|
|Tarawa||Sun 3:34 AM||2384 km||1481 miles||1287 nm|| NE|
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