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 01:40:00 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 01:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 38' ||North|
|Longitude: ||158° 19' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.78 meters/second, 1615.6 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' 05.6"||1003.90 mi||west||0° 11' 36.7"||13.30 mi||north||1003.93 mi|
|24 hours||11° 29' 04.5"||794.13 mi||east||4° 31' 16.9"||310.69 mi||north||851.14 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Palikir||Tue 12:40 PM||584 km||363 miles||315 nm|| N|
|Kolonia||Tue 12:40 PM||589 km||366 miles||318 nm|| N|
|Arawa||Tue 11:40 AM||922 km||573 miles||498 nm|| SSW|
|Yaren||Tue 1:40 PM||987 km||613 miles||533 nm|| ESE|
|Honiara||Tue 12:40 PM||1238 km||769 miles||668 nm|| S|
|Majuro||Tue 1:40 PM||1554 km||965 miles||839 nm|| ENE|
|Tarawa||Tue 1:40 PM||1634 km||1015 miles||882 nm|| E|
|Port Moresby||Tue 11:40 AM||1740 km||1081 miles||940 nm|| SW|
|Hagåtña||Tue 11:40 AM||1987 km||1234 miles||1073 nm|| NW|
|Jayapura||Tue 10:40 AM||2014 km||1251 miles||1087 nm|| WSW|
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