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 05:16:00 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 05:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 17' ||North|
|Longitude: ||173° 22' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.17 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"||941.88 mi||west||0° 00' 44.9"||0.86 mi||south||941.92 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 46.9"||752.55 mi||east||0° 43' 43.7"||50.14 mi||south||755.96 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Midway||Mon 6:16 PM||967 km||601 miles||522 nm|| NNW|
|Honolulu||Mon 7:16 PM||1618 km||1005 miles||874 nm|| E|
|Wake Island||Tue 5:16 PM||2096 km||1302 miles||1132 nm|| W|
|Majuro||Tue 5:16 PM||2210 km||1373 miles||1194 nm|| SW|
|Baker Island||Mon 5:16 PM||2249 km||1397 miles||1214 nm|| S|
|Tarawa||Tue 5:16 PM||2561 km||1591 miles||1383 nm|| SW|
|Kiritimati||Tue 7:16 PM||2682 km||1666 miles||1448 nm|| SE|
|Yaren||Tue 5:16 PM||3151 km||1958 miles||1701 nm|| SW|
|Funafuti||Tue 5:16 PM||3288 km||2043 miles||1776 nm|| SSW|
|Fakaofo||Tue 6:16 PM||3289 km||2044 miles||1776 nm|| S|
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