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 Friday, March 23, 2012 at 02:32:00 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 Friday, March 23, 2012 at 02:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 18' ||North|
|Longitude: ||146° 45' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.80 meters/second, 1608.5 km/hour, 999.5 miles/hour or 868.5 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' 33.8"||16.66 mi||west||0° 00' 10.6"||0.20 mi||north||16.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 56.0"||999.42 mi||west||0° 10' 42.0"||12.26 mi||north||999.29 mi|
|24 hours||10° 29' 24.7"||719.80 mi||east||4° 05' 30.3"||281.23 mi||north||769.16 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Fri 12:32 PM||717 km||445 miles||387 nm|| NNW|
|Saipan||Fri 12:32 PM||880 km||547 miles||475 nm|| N|
|Palikir||Fri 1:32 PM||1262 km||784 miles||682 nm|| E|
|Jayapura||Fri 11:32 AM||1279 km||795 miles||690 nm|| SSW|
|Melekeok||Fri 11:32 AM||1338 km||832 miles||723 nm|| W|
|Manokwari||Fri 11:32 AM||1673 km||1040 miles||904 nm|| WSW|
|Port Moresby||Fri 12:32 PM||1854 km||1152 miles||1001 nm|| S|
|Honiara||Fri 1:32 PM||2360 km||1467 miles||1274 nm|| SE|
|Yaren||Fri 2:32 PM||2401 km||1492 miles||1297 nm|| ESE|
|Manado||Fri 10:32 AM||2514 km||1562 miles||1358 nm|| WSW|
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