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 Monday, March 4, 2013 at 15:34:00 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: 53%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, March 4, 2013 at 15:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 12' ||South|
|Longitude: ||146° 52' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.50 meters/second, 1506.6 km/hour, 936.2 miles/hour or 813.5 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' 24.8"||15.60 mi||west||0° 00' 02.0"||0.04 mi||south||15.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 52.7"||935.92 mi||west||0° 01' 57.9"||2.25 mi||south||935.83 mi|
|24 hours||14° 06' 03.4"||915.57 mi||east||0° 10' 01.0"||11.49 mi||south||915.15 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Mon 5:34 AM||410 km||255 miles||221 nm|| NW|
|Rarotonga||Mon 5:34 AM||1350 km||839 miles||729 nm|| W|
|Adamstown||Mon 7:34 AM||1804 km||1121 miles||974 nm|| ESE|
|Alofi||Mon 4:34 AM||2420 km||1503 miles||1306 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Tue 5:34 AM||2695 km||1674 miles||1455 nm|| NNW|
|Apia *||Tue 5:34 AM||2740 km||1703 miles||1480 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Tue 4:34 AM||2879 km||1789 miles||1554 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Tue 4:34 AM||2951 km||1833 miles||1593 nm|| W|
|Suva||Tue 3:34 AM||3652 km||2269 miles||1972 nm|| W|
|Chatham Islands *||Tue 5:19 AM||3813 km||2369 miles||2059 nm|| SW|
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