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 02:00:00 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 02:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 42' ||North|
|Longitude: ||153° 29' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.77 meters/second, 1615.6 km/hour, 1003.9 miles/hour or 872.3 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' 06.1"||1003.87 mi||west||0° 11' 36.2"||13.29 mi||north||1003.91 mi|
|24 hours||11° 28' 57.4"||793.97 mi||east||4° 31' 02.3"||310.41 mi||north||850.86 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Palikir||Tue 1:00 PM||776 km||482 miles||419 nm|| NE|
|Arawa||Tue 12:00 Noon||907 km||564 miles||490 nm|| SSE|
|Port Moresby||Tue 12:00 Noon||1417 km||881 miles||765 nm|| SSW|
|Honiara||Tue 1:00 PM||1426 km||886 miles||770 nm|| SSE|
|Jayapura||Tue 11:00 AM||1497 km||930 miles||808 nm|| WSW|
|Yaren||Tue 2:00 PM||1516 km||942 miles||819 nm|| E|
|Hagåtña||Tue 12:00 Noon||1618 km||1006 miles||874 nm|| NW|
|Majuro||Tue 2:00 PM||2056 km||1278 miles||1110 nm|| ENE|
|Tarawa||Tue 2:00 PM||2172 km||1350 miles||1173 nm|| E|
|Manokwari||Tue 11:00 AM||2180 km||1355 miles||1177 nm|| W|
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