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 06:26:00 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 06:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 30' ||North|
|Longitude: ||178° 42' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.34 meters/second, 1524.0 km/hour, 947.0 miles/hour or 822.9 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' 07.1"||946.77 mi||west||0° 03' 04.9"||3.53 mi||south||946.93 mi|
|24 hours||11° 30' 16.9"||750.32 mi||east||1° 38' 34.2"||113.00 mi||south||762.42 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Midway||Tue 7:26 PM||974 km||605 miles||526 nm|| N|
|Wake Island||Wed 6:26 PM||1538 km||956 miles||830 nm|| W|
|Majuro||Wed 6:26 PM||1749 km||1087 miles||944 nm|| SW|
|Baker Island||Tue 6:26 PM||2150 km||1336 miles||1161 nm|| S|
|Honolulu||Tue 8:26 PM||2184 km||1357 miles||1179 nm|| E|
|Tarawa||Wed 6:26 PM||2195 km||1364 miles||1185 nm|| SSW|
|Yaren||Wed 6:26 PM||2716 km||1688 miles||1467 nm|| SW|
|Palikir||Wed 5:26 PM||2862 km||1778 miles||1545 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Wed 8:26 PM||3037 km||1887 miles||1640 nm|| SE|
|Funafuti||Wed 6:26 PM||3108 km||1931 miles||1678 nm|| S|
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