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 02:54:00 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 02:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 53' ||North|
|Longitude: ||140° 25' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.74 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' 07.1"||1003.80 mi||west||0° 11' 35.2"||13.27 mi||north||1003.83 mi|
|24 hours||11° 28' 38.5"||793.53 mi||east||4° 30' 22.3"||309.65 mi||north||850.09 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jayapura||Tue 11:54 AM||490 km||304 miles||264 nm|| S|
|Manokwari||Tue 11:54 AM||769 km||478 miles||415 nm|| WSW|
|Melekeok||Tue 11:54 AM||894 km||555 miles||483 nm|| NW|
|Hagåtña||Tue 12:54 PM||1369 km||850 miles||739 nm|| NNE|
|Port Moresby||Tue 12:54 PM||1461 km||908 miles||789 nm|| SSE|
|Manado||Tue 10:54 AM||1734 km||1077 miles||936 nm|| W|
|Davao||Tue 10:54 AM||1740 km||1081 miles||939 nm|| WNW|
|Darwin||Tue 12:24 PM||1907 km||1185 miles||1030 nm|| SSW|
|Gorontalo||Tue 10:54 AM||1937 km||1204 miles||1046 nm|| W|
|Dili||Tue 11:54 AM||2011 km||1249 miles||1086 nm|| SW|
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