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 Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 00:50:00 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: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 00:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 29' ||North|
|Longitude: ||170° 25' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.81 meters/second, 1615.7 km/hour, 1004.0 miles/hour or 872.4 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' 31.1"||16.73 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||north||16.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 04.5"||1003.95 mi||west||0° 11' 37.7"||13.32 mi||north||1003.99 mi|
|24 hours||348° 30' 37.2"||794.54 mi||west||4° 31' 52.7"||311.37 mi||north||851.85 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tarawa||Tue 12:50 PM||287 km||179 miles||155 nm|| E|
|Yaren||Tue 12:50 PM||449 km||279 miles||242 nm|| WSW|
|Majuro||Tue 12:50 PM||633 km||393 miles||342 nm|| N|
|Baker Island||Mon 12:50 PM||1465 km||911 miles||791 nm|| E|
|Funafuti||Tue 12:50 PM||1475 km||916 miles||796 nm|| SE|
|Palikir||Tue 11:50 AM||1487 km||924 miles||803 nm|| WNW|
|Honiara||Tue 11:50 AM||1674 km||1040 miles||904 nm|| SW|
|Wake Island||Tue 12:50 PM||2012 km||1250 miles||1086 nm|| NNW|
|Port Vila||Tue 11:50 AM||2138 km||1328 miles||1154 nm|| S|
|Suva||Tue 12:50 PM||2340 km||1454 miles||1264 nm|| SSE|
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