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 Thursday, March 21, 2013 at 08:52:00 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: 66%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, March 21, 2013 at 08:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 39' ||North|
|Longitude: ||157° 27' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.09 meters/second, 1541.1 km/hour, 957.6 miles/hour or 832.1 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' 31.3"||15.96 mi||west||0° 00' 05.3"||0.10 mi||south||15.96 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 24.0"||957.43 mi||west||0° 05' 24.2"||6.19 mi||south||957.69 mi|
|24 hours||11° 23' 28.2"||751.02 mi||east||2° 32' 12.1"||174.44 mi||south||775.90 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Thu 8:52 PM||987 km||613 miles||533 nm|| ENE|
|Palikir||Thu 7:52 PM||1190 km||739 miles||642 nm|| S|
|Hagåtña||Thu 6:52 PM||1438 km||894 miles||777 nm|| WSW|
|Majuro||Thu 8:52 PM||1891 km||1175 miles||1021 nm|| SE|
|Yaren||Thu 8:52 PM||2262 km||1406 miles||1222 nm|| SSE|
|Tarawa||Thu 8:52 PM||2473 km||1536 miles||1335 nm|| SE|
|Yokohama||Thu 5:52 PM||2644 km||1643 miles||1428 nm|| NW|
|Tokyo||Thu 5:52 PM||2659 km||1653 miles||1436 nm|| NW|
|Melekeok||Thu 5:52 PM||2719 km||1690 miles||1468 nm|| WSW|
|Midway||Wed 9:52 PM||2826 km||1756 miles||1526 nm|| ENE|
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