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 23:58:00 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 23:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 51' ||North|
|Longitude: ||165° 30' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.82 meters/second, 1608.5 km/hour, 999.5 miles/hour or 868.5 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||16.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 25.9"||999.47 mi||west||0° 10' 56.7"||12.54 mi||north||999.38 mi|
|24 hours||11° 24' 00.1"||784.51 mi||east||4° 09' 57.4"||286.31 mi||north||831.73 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Wed 1:58 PM||1009 km||627 miles||545 nm|| ESE|
|Baker Island||Tue 11:58 AM||1370 km||852 miles||740 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Wed 12:58 PM||1799 km||1118 miles||971 nm|| SSW|
|Honolulu||Tue 1:58 PM||1899 km||1180 miles||1025 nm|| NNE|
|Apia *||Wed 1:58 PM||2284 km||1419 miles||1234 nm|| SSW|
|Funafuti||Wed 11:58 AM||2324 km||1444 miles||1255 nm|| SW|
|Tarawa||Wed 11:58 AM||2437 km||1514 miles||1316 nm|| W|
|Majuro||Wed 11:58 AM||2580 km||1603 miles||1393 nm|| W|
|Midway||Tue 12:58 PM||2774 km||1724 miles||1498 nm|| NNW|
|Alofi||Tue 12:58 PM||2797 km||1738 miles||1510 nm|| S|
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