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 24, 2012 at 02:42:00 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: 2%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, March 24, 2012 at 02:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 25' ||North|
|Longitude: ||154° 49' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.37 meters/second, 1588.9 km/hour, 987.3 miles/hour or 858.0 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' 33.5"||16.46 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.18 mi||north||16.46 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 32.7"||987.21 mi||west||0° 09' 38.5"||11.05 mi||north||986.99 mi|
|24 hours||10° 41' 48.6"||725.36 mi||east||3° 35' 49.1"||247.29 mi||north||761.55 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kolonia||Sat 1:42 PM||619 km||384 miles||334 nm|| SE|
|Palikir||Sat 1:42 PM||620 km||385 miles||335 nm|| SE|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Sat 12:42 PM||1117 km||694 miles||603 nm|| WNW|
|Wake Island||Sat 2:42 PM||1539 km||956 miles||831 nm|| NE|
|Majuro||Sat 2:42 PM||1861 km||1156 miles||1005 nm|| ESE|
|Yaren||Sat 2:42 PM||1882 km||1169 miles||1016 nm|| SE|
|Jayapura||Sat 11:42 AM||2196 km||1364 miles||1186 nm|| SW|
|Melekeok||Sat 11:42 AM||2258 km||1403 miles||1219 nm|| W|
|Tarawa||Sat 2:42 PM||2294 km||1425 miles||1239 nm|| ESE|
|Honiara||Sat 1:42 PM||2375 km||1476 miles||1283 nm|| SSE|
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