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 Monday, March 11, 2013 at 01:50:00 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 is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, March 11, 2013 at 01:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 02' ||South|
|Longitude: ||144° 13' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.00 meters/second, 1612.8 km/hour, 1002.1 miles/hour or 870.8 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' 30.4"||16.70 mi||west||0° 00' 11.7"||0.22 mi||north||16.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 25.6"||1002.14 mi||west||0° 11' 46.5"||13.49 mi||north||1002.32 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 23.1"||807.52 mi||east||4° 41' 55.5"||322.87 mi||north||870.46 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mount Hagen||Mon 11:50 AM||313 km||195 miles||169 nm|| S|
|Jayapura||Mon 10:50 AM||393 km||244 miles||212 nm|| W|
|Lae||Mon 11:50 AM||513 km||319 miles||277 nm|| SE|
|Port Moresby||Mon 11:50 AM||783 km||487 miles||423 nm|| SSE|
|Manokwari||Mon 10:50 AM||1154 km||717 miles||623 nm|| WNW|
|Cairns||Mon 11:50 AM||1547 km||961 miles||835 nm|| S|
|Melekeok||Mon 10:50 AM||1578 km||980 miles||852 nm|| NW|
|Darwin||Mon 11:20 AM||1805 km||1122 miles||975 nm|| SW|
|Hagåtña||Mon 11:50 AM||1826 km||1135 miles||986 nm|| N|
|Honiara||Mon 12:50 PM||1880 km||1168 miles||1015 nm|| ESE|
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