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 02:44:00 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 02:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 51' ||North|
|Longitude: ||142° 50' ||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' 07.0"||1003.81 mi||west||0° 11' 35.3"||13.27 mi||north||1003.84 mi|
|24 hours||11° 28' 42.0"||793.61 mi||east||4° 30' 29.8"||309.79 mi||north||850.23 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jayapura||Tue 11:44 AM||540 km||335 miles||291 nm|| SSW|
|Manokwari||Tue 11:44 AM||1021 km||635 miles||551 nm|| WSW|
|Melekeok||Tue 11:44 AM||1104 km||686 miles||596 nm|| NW|
|Hagåtña||Tue 12:44 PM||1303 km||810 miles||704 nm|| N|
|Port Moresby||Tue 12:44 PM||1340 km||832 miles||723 nm|| SSE|
|Palikir||Tue 1:44 PM||1791 km||1113 miles||967 nm|| ENE|
|Davao||Tue 10:44 AM||1996 km||1240 miles||1078 nm|| WNW|
|Manado||Tue 10:44 AM||2003 km||1244 miles||1081 nm|| W|
|Darwin||Tue 12:14 PM||2064 km||1283 miles||1115 nm|| SW|
|Cairns||Tue 12:44 PM||2101 km||1305 miles||1134 nm|| S|
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