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 05:36:00 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: 55%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 05:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 33' ||North|
|Longitude: ||166° 37' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.23 meters/second, 1523.6 km/hour, 946.7 miles/hour or 822.7 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' 31.1"||15.78 mi||west||0° 00' 03.0"||0.06 mi||south||15.78 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 06.6"||946.52 mi||west||0° 03' 00.3"||3.45 mi||south||946.67 mi|
|24 hours||11° 30' 29.7"||750.35 mi||east||1° 36' 48.0"||110.97 mi||south||762.11 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Tue 7:36 PM||934 km||580 miles||504 nm|| ENE|
|Midway||Tue 6:36 PM||1456 km||905 miles||786 nm|| NW|
|Kiritimati||Wed 7:36 PM||2201 km||1368 miles||1189 nm|| SSE|
|Baker Island||Tue 5:36 PM||2396 km||1489 miles||1294 nm|| SSW|
|Majuro||Wed 5:36 PM||2762 km||1716 miles||1491 nm|| WSW|
|Wake Island||Wed 5:36 PM||2806 km||1744 miles||1515 nm|| W|
|Tarawa||Wed 5:36 PM||2993 km||1860 miles||1616 nm|| SW|
|Fakaofo||Wed 6:36 PM||3238 km||2012 miles||1748 nm|| S|
|Funafuti||Wed 5:36 PM||3471 km||2157 miles||1874 nm|| SSW|
|Yaren||Wed 5:36 PM||3645 km||2265 miles||1968 nm|| SW|
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