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 Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 05:12:00 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: 55%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 05:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 34' ||North|
|Longitude: ||160° 48' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.18 meters/second, 1523.4 km/hour, 946.6 miles/hour or 822.6 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' 31.0"||15.78 mi||west||0° 00' 02.9"||0.06 mi||south||15.78 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 06.5"||946.40 mi||west||0° 02' 58.1"||3.40 mi||south||946.55 mi|
|24 hours||11° 30' 35.7"||750.37 mi||east||1° 35' 57.2"||110.00 mi||south||761.96 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Tue 7:12 PM||363 km||226 miles||196 nm|| ENE|
|Wailuku||Tue 7:12 PM||473 km||294 miles||255 nm|| ENE|
|Hilo||Tue 7:12 PM||600 km||373 miles||324 nm|| E|
|Midway||Tue 6:12 PM||1937 km||1204 miles||1046 nm|| WNW|
|Kiritimati||Wed 7:12 PM||1994 km||1239 miles||1077 nm|| SSE|
|Baker Island||Tue 5:12 PM||2742 km||1704 miles||1480 nm|| SW|
|Majuro||Wed 5:12 PM||3322 km||2064 miles||1794 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Wed 6:12 PM||3398 km||2112 miles||1835 nm|| SSW|
|Wake Island||Wed 5:12 PM||3413 km||2121 miles||1843 nm|| W|
|Tarawa||Wed 5:12 PM||3489 km||2168 miles||1884 nm|| WSW|
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