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 23:34:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 5%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 23:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 57' ||North|
|Longitude: ||148° 18' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.47 meters/second, 1592.9 km/hour, 989.8 miles/hour or 860.1 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' 31.5"||16.50 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||north||16.50 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 31.9"||989.71 mi||west||0° 09' 47.1"||11.21 mi||north||989.52 mi|
|24 hours||11° 24' 02.4"||776.82 mi||east||3° 37' 29.4"||249.18 mi||north||811.21 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Thu 1:34 PM||1341 km||834 miles||724 nm|| SW|
|Honolulu||Wed 1:34 PM||1621 km||1007 miles||875 nm|| NW|
|Papeete||Wed 1:34 PM||3043 km||1891 miles||1643 nm|| S|
|Baker Island||Wed 11:34 AM||3302 km||2052 miles||1783 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Thu 12:34 PM||3320 km||2063 miles||1793 nm|| SW|
|Midway||Wed 12:34 PM||3650 km||2268 miles||1971 nm|| NW|
|Rarotonga||Wed 1:34 PM||3671 km||2281 miles||1982 nm|| SSW|
|Apia *||Thu 1:34 PM||3694 km||2295 miles||1994 nm|| SW|
|Alofi||Wed 12:34 PM||3990 km||2479 miles||2155 nm|| SW|
|San Francisco *||Wed 4:34 PM||4024 km||2500 miles||2173 nm|| NE|
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