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 Friday, March 15, 2013 at 01:24:00 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: 11%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, March 15, 2013 at 01:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 50' ||North|
|Longitude: ||163° 31' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.19 meters/second, 1570.3 km/hour, 975.7 miles/hour or 847.9 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"||16.26 mi||west||0° 00' 08.0"||0.16 mi||north||16.26 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 25.3"||975.60 mi||west||0° 08' 04.9"||9.26 mi||north||975.36 mi|
|24 hours||11° 28' 07.9"||770.44 mi||east||2° 52' 46.2"||198.00 mi||north||790.55 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Thu 3:24 PM||1023 km||636 miles||553 nm|| NE|
|Kiritimati||Fri 3:24 PM||1488 km||925 miles||803 nm|| SSE|
|Baker Island||Thu 1:24 PM||2077 km||1290 miles||1121 nm|| SW|
|Midway||Thu 2:24 PM||2143 km||1332 miles||1157 nm|| NW|
|Fakaofo||Fri 2:24 PM||2703 km||1680 miles||1459 nm|| SSW|
|Majuro||Fri 1:24 PM||2862 km||1778 miles||1545 nm|| WSW|
|Tarawa||Fri 1:24 PM||2927 km||1819 miles||1580 nm|| WSW|
|Funafuti||Fri 1:24 PM||3122 km||1940 miles||1686 nm|| SW|
|Apia *||Fri 3:24 PM||3191 km||1983 miles||1723 nm|| SSW|
|Wake Island||Fri 1:24 PM||3236 km||2011 miles||1747 nm|| WNW|
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