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 Wednesday, March 6, 2013 at 16:36:00 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: 30%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, March 6, 2013 at 16:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 10' ||South|
|Longitude: ||133° 38' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.38 meters/second, 1517.0 km/hour, 942.6 miles/hour or 819.1 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' 25.2"||15.71 mi||west||0° 00' 04.5"||0.09 mi||north||15.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 17.1"||942.39 mi||west||0° 04' 32.9"||5.21 mi||north||942.62 mi|
|24 hours||13° 41' 36.5"||894.85 mi||east||2° 21' 43.2"||162.46 mi||north||915.50 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Gambier Islands||Wed 7:36 AM||460 km||286 miles||248 nm|| SSW|
|Adamstown||Wed 8:36 AM||748 km||465 miles||404 nm|| SSE|
|Papeete||Wed 6:36 AM||1693 km||1052 miles||914 nm|| W|
|Easter Island *||Wed 11:36 AM||2633 km||1636 miles||1422 nm|| ESE|
|Rarotonga||Wed 6:36 AM||2739 km||1702 miles||1479 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Thu 6:36 AM||3483 km||2164 miles||1881 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Wed 5:36 AM||3811 km||2368 miles||2058 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Thu 6:36 AM||4106 km||2551 miles||2217 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Thu 5:36 AM||4190 km||2603 miles||2262 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Thu 5:36 AM||4339 km||2696 miles||2343 nm|| W|
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