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 Saturday, March 9, 2013 at 19:20:00 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: 5%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, March 9, 2013 at 19:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 52' ||South|
|Longitude: ||133° 39' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.62 meters/second, 1593.4 km/hour, 990.1 miles/hour or 860.4 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' 29.0"||16.50 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.50 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 07.2"||990.08 mi||west||0° 11' 02.3"||12.64 mi||north||990.40 mi|
|24 hours||12° 08' 15.4"||829.63 mi||east||4° 34' 03.8"||313.90 mi||north||891.01 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Taiohae||Sat 9:50 AM||644 km||400 miles||348 nm|| W|
|Adamstown||Sat 11:20 AM||1832 km||1138 miles||989 nm|| SSE|
|Papeete||Sat 9:20 AM||1972 km||1226 miles||1065 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Sun 9:20 AM||2884 km||1792 miles||1557 nm|| WNW|
|Rarotonga||Sat 9:20 AM||3118 km||1937 miles||1683 nm|| WSW|
|Easter Island *||Sat 2:20 PM||3258 km||2024 miles||1759 nm|| SE|
|Alofi||Sat 8:20 AM||4068 km||2528 miles||2197 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Sun 8:20 AM||4130 km||2566 miles||2230 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Sun 9:20 AM||4193 km||2605 miles||2264 nm|| W|
|Honolulu||Sat 9:20 AM||4260 km||2647 miles||2300 nm|| NW|
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