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 02:04:00 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 02:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 43' ||North|
|Longitude: ||152° 31' ||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||1003.90 mi|
|24 hours||11° 28' 56.0"||793.93 mi||east||4° 30' 59.5"||310.36 mi||north||850.80 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Palikir||Tue 1:04 PM||851 km||529 miles||459 nm|| NE|
|Arawa||Tue 12:04 PM||942 km||585 miles||509 nm|| SSE|
|Port Moresby||Tue 12:04 PM||1369 km||851 miles||739 nm|| SSW|
|Jayapura||Tue 11:04 AM||1396 km||867 miles||754 nm|| WSW|
|Honiara||Tue 1:04 PM||1484 km||922 miles||801 nm|| SSE|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Tue 12:04 PM||1556 km||967 miles||840 nm|| NNW|
|Yaren||Tue 2:04 PM||1623 km||1008 miles||876 nm|| E|
|Manokwari||Tue 11:04 AM||2073 km||1288 miles||1120 nm|| W|
|Melekeok||Tue 11:04 AM||2084 km||1295 miles||1126 nm|| WNW|
|Majuro||Tue 2:04 PM||2159 km||1341 miles||1166 nm|| ENE|
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