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 01:14:00 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 01:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 33' ||North|
|Longitude: ||164° 37' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.80 meters/second, 1615.7 km/hour, 1003.9 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' 05.0"||1003.93 mi||west||0° 11' 37.1"||13.31 mi||north||1003.97 mi|
|24 hours||11° 29' 13.9"||794.34 mi||east||4° 31' 35.6"||311.05 mi||north||851.51 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Yaren||Tue 1:14 PM||345 km||215 miles||187 nm|| SE|
|Palikir||Tue 12:14 PM||929 km||577 miles||502 nm|| NW|
|Tarawa||Tue 1:14 PM||934 km||580 miles||504 nm|| E|
|Majuro||Tue 1:14 PM||958 km||595 miles||517 nm|| NE|
|Honiara||Tue 12:14 PM||1320 km||820 miles||713 nm|| SSW|
|Funafuti||Tue 1:14 PM||1967 km||1222 miles||1062 nm|| SE|
|Wake Island||Tue 1:14 PM||1973 km||1226 miles||1066 nm|| N|
|Baker Island||Mon 1:14 PM||2110 km||1311 miles||1139 nm|| E|
|Port Vila||Tue 12:14 PM||2172 km||1350 miles||1173 nm|| S|
|Port Moresby||Tue 11:14 AM||2284 km||1419 miles||1233 nm|| WSW|
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