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 15:52:00 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 15:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 12' ||South|
|Longitude: ||151° 11' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.47 meters/second, 1506.5 km/hour, 936.1 miles/hour or 813.4 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' 52.4"||935.85 mi||west||0° 01' 55.6"||2.21 mi||south||935.76 mi|
|24 hours||14° 06' 06.5"||915.56 mi||east||0° 09' 02.7"||10.37 mi||south||915.18 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Mon 5:52 AM||341 km||212 miles||184 nm|| NNE|
|Rarotonga||Mon 5:52 AM||902 km||560 miles||487 nm|| W|
|Alofi||Mon 4:52 AM||1968 km||1223 miles||1062 nm|| W|
|Adamstown||Mon 7:52 AM||2231 km||1386 miles||1204 nm|| ESE|
|Apia *||Tue 5:52 AM||2300 km||1429 miles||1242 nm|| WNW|
|Fakaofo||Tue 4:52 AM||2465 km||1532 miles||1331 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Tue 4:52 AM||2502 km||1555 miles||1351 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Tue 5:52 AM||2532 km||1573 miles||1367 nm|| NNW|
|Suva||Tue 3:52 AM||3200 km||1988 miles||1728 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Tue 3:52 AM||3436 km||2135 miles||1855 nm|| WNW|
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