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 06:36:00 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: 20%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, March 16, 2013 at 06:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 14' ||North|
|Longitude: ||132° 27' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.97 meters/second, 1544.3 km/hour, 959.6 miles/hour or 833.8 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"||15.99 mi||west||0° 00' 05.7"||0.11 mi||north||15.99 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 10.2"||959.38 mi||west||0° 05' 45.3"||6.60 mi||north||959.15 mi|
|24 hours||11° 34' 12.8"||764.57 mi||east||1° 53' 56.0"||130.61 mi||north||771.64 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Melekeok||Sat 3:36 PM||1102 km||685 miles||595 nm|| SSE|
|Quezon||Sat 2:36 PM||1250 km||777 miles||675 nm|| WSW|
|Manila||Sat 2:36 PM||1259 km||782 miles||680 nm|| WSW|
|Davao||Sat 2:36 PM||1347 km||837 miles||727 nm|| SW|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Sat 4:36 PM||1385 km||861 miles||748 nm|| ESE|
|Taipei||Sat 2:36 PM||1427 km||887 miles||771 nm|| NW|
|Kumamoto||Sat 3:36 PM||1734 km||1077 miles||936 nm|| N|
|Shantou||Sat 2:36 PM||1780 km||1106 miles||961 nm|| WNW|
|Fukuoka||Sat 3:36 PM||1831 km||1138 miles||989 nm|| N|
|Kitakyushu||Sat 3:36 PM||1850 km||1150 miles||999 nm|| N|
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