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 Saturday, March 16, 2013 at 02:24:00 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: 18%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, March 16, 2013 at 02:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 49' ||North|
|Longitude: ||166° 34' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.94 meters/second, 1547.8 km/hour, 961.7 miles/hour or 835.7 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' 31.1"||16.03 mi||west||0° 00' 06.1"||0.12 mi||north||16.03 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 12.4"||961.57 mi||west||0° 06' 06.5"||7.00 mi||north||961.33 mi|
|24 hours||11° 33' 23.6"||765.37 mi||east||2° 02' 48.5"||140.77 mi||north||773.99 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Fri 4:24 PM||1044 km||649 miles||564 nm|| ENE|
|Midway||Fri 3:24 PM||1680 km||1044 miles||907 nm|| NW|
|Kiritimati||Sat 4:24 PM||1938 km||1204 miles||1046 nm|| SSE|
|Baker Island||Fri 2:24 PM||2135 km||1327 miles||1153 nm|| SSW|
|Majuro||Sat 2:24 PM||2643 km||1642 miles||1427 nm|| WSW|
|Tarawa||Sat 2:24 PM||2812 km||1747 miles||1518 nm|| SW|
|Wake Island||Sat 2:24 PM||2846 km||1768 miles||1537 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Sat 3:24 PM||2940 km||1827 miles||1588 nm|| S|
|Funafuti||Sat 2:24 PM||3209 km||1994 miles||1732 nm|| SSW|
|Apia *||Sat 4:24 PM||3437 km||2136 miles||1856 nm|| S|
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