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 20:50:00 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 20:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||4° 00' ||South|
|Longitude: ||143° 16' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.44 meters/second, 1610.8 km/hour, 1000.9 miles/hour or 869.8 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' 14.8"||1000.88 mi||west||0° 11' 43.8"||13.43 mi||north||1001.09 mi|
|24 hours||11° 44' 56.5"||810.77 mi||east||4° 42' 22.3"||323.38 mi||north||874.19 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Taiohae||Sun 11:20 AM||692 km||430 miles||373 nm|| SE|
|Papeete||Sun 10:50 AM||1647 km||1023 miles||889 nm|| SSW|
|Kiritimati||Mon 10:50 AM||1695 km||1053 miles||915 nm|| WNW|
|Rarotonga||Sun 10:50 AM||2612 km||1623 miles||1410 nm|| SW|
|Adamstown||Sun 12:50 PM||2723 km||1692 miles||1470 nm|| SSE|
|Fakaofo||Mon 9:50 AM||3147 km||1956 miles||1699 nm|| WSW|
|Honolulu||Sun 10:50 AM||3221 km||2002 miles||1739 nm|| NNW|
|Apia *||Mon 10:50 AM||3314 km||2059 miles||1789 nm|| WSW|
|Alofi||Sun 9:50 AM||3341 km||2076 miles||1804 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Sun 8:50 AM||3724 km||2314 miles||2011 nm|| W|
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