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 Sunday, March 10, 2013 at 20:00:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, March 10, 2013 at 20:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||4° 10' ||South|
|Longitude: ||131° 11' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.33 meters/second, 1610.4 km/hour, 1000.7 miles/hour or 869.5 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' 30.2"||16.68 mi||west||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||north||16.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 12.8"||1000.64 mi||west||0° 11' 43.2"||13.42 mi||north||1000.86 mi|
|24 hours||11° 45' 34.0"||811.32 mi||east||4° 42' 23.0"||323.39 mi||north||874.80 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Sun 12:00 Noon||2315 km||1439 miles||1250 nm|| S|
|Papeete||Sun 10:00 AM||2491 km||1548 miles||1345 nm|| SW|
|Kiritimati||Mon 10:00 AM||2985 km||1855 miles||1612 nm|| WNW|
|Easter Island *||Sun 3:00 PM||3438 km||2137 miles||1857 nm|| SE|
|Rarotonga||Sun 10:00 AM||3622 km||2251 miles||1956 nm|| SW|
|Honolulu||Sun 10:00 AM||4051 km||2517 miles||2188 nm|| NW|
|Hermosillo||Sun 1:00 PM||4265 km||2650 miles||2303 nm|| NNE|
|Mexico City||Sun 2:00 PM||4372 km||2717 miles||2361 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles *||Sun 1:00 PM||4443 km||2761 miles||2399 nm|| NNE|
|Alofi||Sun 9:00 AM||4519 km||2808 miles||2440 nm|| WSW|
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