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 Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 05:02:00 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: 45%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 05:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 18' ||North|
|Longitude: ||169° 59' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.16 meters/second, 1516.2 km/hour, 942.1 miles/hour or 818.7 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' 30.8"||15.70 mi||west||0° 00' 00.7"||0.01 mi||south||15.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 56.1"||941.87 mi||west||0° 00' 43.5"||0.83 mi||south||941.90 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 49.2"||752.58 mi||east||0° 43' 12.5"||49.54 mi||south||755.93 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Midway||Mon 6:02 PM||1154 km||717 miles||623 nm|| NW|
|Honolulu||Mon 7:02 PM||1267 km||787 miles||684 nm|| E|
|Baker Island||Mon 5:02 PM||2333 km||1450 miles||1260 nm|| SSW|
|Wake Island||Tue 5:02 PM||2450 km||1522 miles||1323 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Tue 7:02 PM||2459 km||1528 miles||1328 nm|| SE|
|Majuro||Tue 5:02 PM||2497 km||1552 miles||1348 nm|| WSW|
|Tarawa||Tue 5:02 PM||2791 km||1734 miles||1507 nm|| SW|
|Fakaofo||Tue 6:02 PM||3284 km||2040 miles||1773 nm|| S|
|Funafuti||Tue 5:02 PM||3399 km||2112 miles||1835 nm|| SSW|
|Yaren||Tue 5:02 PM||3413 km||2121 miles||1843 nm|| SW|
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