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 23:48:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 5%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 23:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 59' ||North|
|Longitude: ||151° 41' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.42 meters/second, 1592.7 km/hour, 989.7 miles/hour or 860.0 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"||16.49 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||north||16.50 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 31.9"||989.59 mi||west||0° 09' 46.3"||11.19 mi||north||989.41 mi|
|24 hours||11° 24' 03.9"||776.75 mi||east||3° 37' 07.6"||248.76 mi||north||811.01 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Thu 1:48 PM||1094 km||680 miles||591 nm|| SW|
|Honolulu||Wed 1:48 PM||1416 km||880 miles||765 nm|| NNW|
|Baker Island||Wed 11:48 AM||2952 km||1834 miles||1594 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Thu 12:48 PM||3045 km||1892 miles||1644 nm|| SW|
|Papeete||Wed 1:48 PM||3053 km||1897 miles||1649 nm|| S|
|Midway||Wed 12:48 PM||3358 km||2087 miles||1813 nm|| NW|
|Apia *||Thu 1:48 PM||3444 km||2140 miles||1860 nm|| SW|
|Rarotonga||Wed 1:48 PM||3565 km||2215 miles||1925 nm|| SSW|
|Alofi||Wed 12:48 PM||3784 km||2352 miles||2043 nm|| SSW|
|Funafuti||Thu 11:48 AM||3820 km||2373 miles||2062 nm|| WSW|
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