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 Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 00:48:00 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 Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 00:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 00' ||North|
|Longitude: ||177° 37' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.70 meters/second, 1608.1 km/hour, 999.2 miles/hour or 868.3 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' 31.3"||16.65 mi||west||0° 00' 10.8"||0.21 mi||north||16.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 26.3"||999.20 mi||west||0° 10' 54.7"||12.50 mi||north||999.11 mi|
|24 hours||11° 23' 55.1"||784.19 mi||east||4° 08' 58.3"||285.18 mi||north||830.99 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Baker Island||Tue 12:48 PM||655 km||407 miles||353 nm|| S|
|Tarawa||Wed 12:48 PM||1160 km||721 miles||626 nm|| WSW|
|Majuro||Wed 12:48 PM||1244 km||773 miles||672 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Wed 12:48 PM||1644 km||1022 miles||888 nm|| SSW|
|Fakaofo||Wed 1:48 PM||1841 km||1144 miles||994 nm|| SSE|
|Yaren||Wed 12:48 PM||1866 km||1159 miles||1007 nm|| WSW|
|Wake Island||Wed 12:48 PM||2251 km||1399 miles||1216 nm|| NW|
|Apia *||Wed 2:48 PM||2287 km||1421 miles||1235 nm|| SSE|
|Kiritimati||Wed 2:48 PM||2297 km||1427 miles||1240 nm|| E|
|Midway||Tue 1:48 PM||2458 km||1527 miles||1327 nm|| N|
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