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 Sunday, March 3, 2013 at 14:24:00 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: 65%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, March 3, 2013 at 14:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 40' ||South|
|Longitude: ||143° 56' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.87 meters/second, 1522.3 km/hour, 945.9 miles/hour or 822.0 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' 25.8"||15.77 mi||west||0° 00' 05.1"||0.10 mi||south||15.77 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 43.6"||945.71 mi||west||0° 05' 09.0"||5.91 mi||south||945.49 mi|
|24 hours||13° 53' 04.0"||910.05 mi||east||1° 29' 28.8"||102.59 mi||south||911.73 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Sun 4:24 AM||610 km||379 miles||329 nm|| W|
|Adamstown||Sun 6:24 AM||1594 km||991 miles||861 nm|| ESE|
|Rarotonga||Sun 4:24 AM||1682 km||1045 miles||908 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Mon 4:24 AM||2704 km||1680 miles||1460 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Sun 3:24 AM||2736 km||1700 miles||1478 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Mon 4:24 AM||3020 km||1877 miles||1631 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Mon 3:24 AM||3118 km||1938 miles||1684 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Mon 3:24 AM||3281 km||2038 miles||1771 nm|| W|
|Easter Island *||Sun 9:24 AM||3658 km||2273 miles||1975 nm|| ESE|
|Suva||Mon 2:24 AM||3971 km||2467 miles||2144 nm|| W|
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