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 09:02:00 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: 56%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 09:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 22' ||North|
|Longitude: ||143° 33' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.71 meters/second, 1525.4 km/hour, 947.8 miles/hour or 823.6 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"||15.80 mi||west||0° 00' 03.2"||0.06 mi||south||15.80 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 08.6"||947.60 mi||west||0° 03' 18.9"||3.80 mi||south||947.76 mi|
|24 hours||11° 29' 37.0"||750.22 mi||east||1° 44' 03.4"||119.29 mi||south||763.45 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saipan||Wed 7:02 PM||517 km||322 miles||279 nm|| SSE|
|Hagåtña||Wed 7:02 PM||665 km||413 miles||359 nm|| SSE|
|Melekeok||Wed 6:02 PM||1629 km||1012 miles||879 nm|| SW|
|Hamamatsu||Wed 6:02 PM||1794 km||1115 miles||969 nm|| NNW|
|Shizuoka||Wed 6:02 PM||1803 km||1120 miles||974 nm|| NNW|
|Yokohama||Wed 6:02 PM||1823 km||1133 miles||984 nm|| NNW|
|Kawasaki||Wed 6:02 PM||1830 km||1137 miles||988 nm|| N|
|Sagamihara||Wed 6:02 PM||1842 km||1144 miles||994 nm|| NNW|
|Tokyo||Wed 6:02 PM||1848 km||1148 miles||998 nm|| N|
|Nagoya||Wed 6:02 PM||1869 km||1161 miles||1009 nm|| NNW|
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