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 22:48:00 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 hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 22:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 38' ||North|
|Longitude: ||148° 34' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.98 meters/second, 1609.1 km/hour, 999.9 miles/hour or 868.9 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' 31.3"||16.66 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 25.3"||999.83 mi||west||0° 10' 59.5"||12.59 mi||north||999.75 mi|
|24 hours||11° 24' 07.7"||784.95 mi||east||4° 11' 18.9"||287.86 mi||north||832.75 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Wed 12:48 PM||1060 km||659 miles||572 nm|| WSW|
|Honolulu||Tue 12:48 PM||2003 km||1245 miles||1082 nm|| NNW|
|Papeete||Tue 12:48 PM||2565 km||1594 miles||1385 nm|| S|
|Fakaofo||Wed 11:48 AM||3013 km||1872 miles||1627 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Tue 10:48 AM||3160 km||1964 miles||1706 nm|| W|
|Rarotonga||Tue 12:48 PM||3215 km||1998 miles||1736 nm|| SSW|
|Apia *||Wed 12:48 PM||3349 km||2081 miles||1808 nm|| SW|
|Alofi||Tue 11:48 AM||3597 km||2235 miles||1942 nm|| SW|
|Funafuti||Wed 10:48 AM||3904 km||2426 miles||2108 nm|| WSW|
|Midway||Tue 11:48 AM||3936 km||2445 miles||2125 nm|| NW|
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