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 02:34:00 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 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 49' ||North|
|Longitude: ||145° 15' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.75 meters/second, 1615.5 km/hour, 1003.8 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' 06.8"||1003.82 mi||west||0° 11' 35.6"||13.28 mi||north||1003.86 mi|
|24 hours||11° 28' 45.4"||793.69 mi||east||4° 30' 37.2"||309.94 mi||north||850.38 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jayapura||Tue 11:34 AM||698 km||434 miles||377 nm|| SW|
|Lae||Tue 12:34 PM||965 km||599 miles||521 nm|| SSE|
|Port Moresby||Tue 12:34 PM||1264 km||786 miles||683 nm|| S|
|Manokwari||Tue 11:34 AM||1280 km||796 miles||691 nm|| WSW|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Tue 12:34 PM||1291 km||802 miles||697 nm|| N|
|Melekeok||Tue 11:34 AM||1336 km||830 miles||721 nm|| WNW|
|Palikir||Tue 1:34 PM||1540 km||957 miles||832 nm|| ENE|
|Honiara||Tue 1:34 PM||2051 km||1274 miles||1107 nm|| SE|
|Cairns||Tue 12:34 PM||2073 km||1288 miles||1119 nm|| S|
|Darwin||Tue 12:04 PM||2243 km||1394 miles||1211 nm|| SW|
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