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 05:16:00 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: 55%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 05:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 34' ||North|
|Longitude: ||161° 46' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.19 meters/second, 1523.5 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' 31.1"||15.78 mi||west||0° 00' 02.9"||0.06 mi||south||15.78 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 06.4"||946.42 mi||west||0° 02' 58.6"||3.41 mi||south||946.57 mi|
|24 hours||11° 30' 34.6"||750.37 mi||east||1° 36' 05.7"||110.16 mi||south||761.98 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Tue 7:16 PM||452 km||281 miles||244 nm|| ENE|
|Wailuku||Tue 7:16 PM||570 km||354 miles||308 nm|| ENE|
|Midway||Tue 6:16 PM||1853 km||1151 miles||1000 nm|| NW|
|Kiritimati||Wed 7:16 PM||2016 km||1253 miles||1089 nm|| SSE|
|Baker Island||Tue 5:16 PM||2677 km||1663 miles||1445 nm|| SW|
|Majuro||Wed 5:16 PM||3227 km||2005 miles||1742 nm|| WSW|
|Wake Island||Wed 5:16 PM||3312 km||2058 miles||1789 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Wed 6:16 PM||3364 km||2090 miles||1816 nm|| SSW|
|Tarawa||Wed 5:16 PM||3403 km||2115 miles||1838 nm|| WSW|
|Funafuti||Wed 5:16 PM||3741 km||2324 miles||2020 nm|| SW|
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