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 1, 2013 at 14:08:00 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: 84%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, March 1, 2013 at 14:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 29' ||South|
|Longitude: ||166° 28' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.06 meters/second, 1573.4 km/hour, 977.7 miles/hour or 849.6 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' 28.4"||16.29 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||south||16.30 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 21.0"||977.54 mi||west||0° 09' 43.7"||11.15 mi||south||977.29 mi|
|24 hours||12° 55' 19.3"||872.83 mi||east||3° 32' 07.2"||243.07 mi||south||899.76 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Pago Pago||Fri 3:08 AM||500 km||311 miles||270 nm|| WSW|
|Apia *||Sat 4:08 AM||595 km||370 miles||321 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Sat 3:08 AM||625 km||388 miles||337 nm|| WNW|
|Alofi||Fri 3:08 AM||816 km||507 miles||441 nm|| SSW|
|Rarotonga||Fri 4:08 AM||1202 km||747 miles||649 nm|| SE|
|Nukualofa||Sat 3:08 AM||1336 km||830 miles||721 nm|| SW|
|Funafuti||Sat 2:08 AM||1628 km||1011 miles||879 nm|| WNW|
|Suva||Sat 2:08 AM||1739 km||1081 miles||939 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Fri 2:08 AM||1786 km||1109 miles||964 nm|| NW|
|Kiritimati||Sat 4:08 AM||1880 km||1168 miles||1015 nm|| NNE|
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