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 09:42:00 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 09:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 34' ||North|
|Longitude: ||145° 21' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.27 meters/second, 1541.8 km/hour, 958.0 miles/hour or 832.5 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"||15.97 mi||west||0° 00' 05.3"||0.10 mi||south||15.97 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 24.6"||957.84 mi||west||0° 05' 28.4"||6.27 mi||south||958.10 mi|
|24 hours||11° 23' 16.2"||751.11 mi||east||2° 33' 48.3"||176.28 mi||south||776.43 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saipan||Thu 7:42 PM||266 km||165 miles||144 nm|| S|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Thu 7:42 PM||458 km||285 miles||247 nm|| S|
|Melekeok||Thu 6:42 PM||1612 km||1002 miles||870 nm|| SW|
|Palikir||Thu 8:42 PM||1824 km||1133 miles||985 nm|| SE|
|Yokohama||Thu 6:42 PM||2060 km||1280 miles||1112 nm|| NNW|
|Tokyo||Thu 6:42 PM||2084 km||1295 miles||1125 nm|| NNW|
|Nagoya||Thu 6:42 PM||2121 km||1318 miles||1145 nm|| NNW|
|Osaka||Thu 6:42 PM||2132 km||1325 miles||1151 nm|| NNW|
|Kobe||Thu 6:42 PM||2149 km||1335 miles||1160 nm|| NNW|
|Kyoto||Thu 6:42 PM||2153 km||1338 miles||1163 nm|| NNW|
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