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 Friday, March 8, 2013 at 19:44:00 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: 11%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, March 8, 2013 at 19:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 57' ||South|
|Longitude: ||152° 03' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.97 meters/second, 1569.5 km/hour, 975.2 miles/hour or 847.5 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' 27.8"||16.25 mi||west||0° 00' 09.5"||0.18 mi||north||16.26 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 51.1"||975.15 mi||west||0° 09' 40.10"||11.09 mi||north||975.52 mi|
|24 hours||12° 36' 24.5"||849.95 mi||east||4° 09' 36.7"||285.96 mi||north||902.75 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Fri 9:44 AM||573 km||356 miles||309 nm|| SSE|
|Rarotonga||Fri 9:44 AM||1231 km||765 miles||665 nm|| SW|
|Kiritimati||Sat 9:44 AM||1740 km||1081 miles||939 nm|| NNW|
|Alofi||Fri 8:44 AM||2027 km||1259 miles||1094 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Sat 8:44 AM||2132 km||1325 miles||1151 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Sat 9:44 AM||2138 km||1328 miles||1154 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Sat 8:44 AM||2622 km||1629 miles||1416 nm|| WSW|
|Adamstown||Fri 11:44 AM||2665 km||1656 miles||1439 nm|| ESE|
|Baker Island||Fri 7:44 AM||3064 km||1904 miles||1654 nm|| WNW|
|Funafuti||Sat 7:44 AM||3179 km||1976 miles||1717 nm|| W|
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