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 23:48:00 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: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, March 11, 2013 at 23:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 17' ||North|
|Longitude: ||174° 35' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.84 meters/second, 1615.8 km/hour, 1004.0 miles/hour or 872.5 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' 30.9"||16.73 mi||west||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||north||16.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 03.1"||1004.01 mi||west||0° 11' 38.8"||13.34 mi||north||1004.06 mi|
|24 hours||11° 29' 46.2"||795.06 mi||east||4° 32' 35.8"||312.19 mi||north||852.73 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Howland Island||Mon 11:48 AM||232 km||144 miles||126 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Mon 11:48 AM||243 km||151 miles||131 nm|| WSW|
|Rawaki||Tue 12:48 PM||701 km||435 miles||378 nm|| SE|
|Fakaofo||Tue 12:48 PM||1234 km||767 miles||666 nm|| SSE|
|Funafuti||Tue 11:48 AM||1283 km||797 miles||693 nm|| SSW|
|Tarawa||Tue 11:48 AM||1382 km||859 miles||746 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Tue 1:48 PM||1700 km||1056 miles||918 nm|| S|
|Majuro||Tue 11:48 AM||1706 km||1060 miles||921 nm|| WNW|
|Kiritimati||Tue 1:48 PM||1920 km||1193 miles||1037 nm|| E|
|Yaren||Tue 11:48 AM||2069 km||1286 miles||1117 nm|| W|
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