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 14:56:00 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 14:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 42' ||South|
|Longitude: ||151° 38' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.75 meters/second, 1521.9 km/hour, 945.7 miles/hour or 821.8 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' 25.7"||15.76 mi||west||0° 00' 05.1"||0.10 mi||south||15.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 42.3"||945.43 mi||west||0° 05' 05.2"||5.83 mi||south||945.21 mi|
|24 hours||13° 53' 30.4"||910.28 mi||east||1° 27' 51.9"||100.74 mi||south||911.82 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Sun 4:56 AM||254 km||158 miles||137 nm|| ENE|
|Rarotonga||Sun 4:56 AM||898 km||558 miles||485 nm|| WSW|
|Alofi||Sun 3:56 AM||1927 km||1197 miles||1040 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Mon 4:56 AM||2218 km||1378 miles||1198 nm|| W|
|Adamstown||Sun 6:56 AM||2330 km||1448 miles||1258 nm|| ESE|
|Fakaofo||Mon 3:56 AM||2354 km||1462 miles||1271 nm|| WNW|
|Kiritimati||Mon 4:56 AM||2360 km||1466 miles||1274 nm|| NNW|
|Nukualofa||Mon 3:56 AM||2480 km||1541 miles||1339 nm|| W|
|Suva||Mon 2:56 AM||3161 km||1964 miles||1707 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Mon 2:56 AM||3344 km||2078 miles||1806 nm|| WNW|
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