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 09:52:00 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 09:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 34' ||North|
|Longitude: ||142° 56' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.31 meters/second, 1541.9 km/hour, 958.1 miles/hour or 832.6 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' 31.3"||15.97 mi||west||0° 00' 05.3"||0.10 mi||south||15.97 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 24.6"||957.92 mi||west||0° 05' 29.1"||6.29 mi||south||958.18 mi|
|24 hours||11° 23' 13.9"||751.13 mi||east||2° 34' 07.5"||176.65 mi||south||776.53 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saipan||Thu 7:52 PM||398 km||247 miles||215 nm|| SE|
|Hagåtña||Thu 7:52 PM||492 km||306 miles||266 nm|| SSE|
|Melekeok||Thu 6:52 PM||1432 km||890 miles||773 nm|| SW|
|Hamamatsu||Thu 6:52 PM||1969 km||1224 miles||1063 nm|| NNW|
|Shizuoka||Thu 6:52 PM||1982 km||1232 miles||1070 nm|| NNW|
|Yokohama||Thu 6:52 PM||2009 km||1248 miles||1085 nm|| N|
|Palikir||Thu 8:52 PM||2031 km||1262 miles||1096 nm|| ESE|
|Osaka||Thu 6:52 PM||2034 km||1264 miles||1098 nm|| NNW|
|Tokyo||Thu 6:52 PM||2034 km||1264 miles||1099 nm|| N|
|Nagoya||Thu 6:52 PM||2041 km||1268 miles||1102 nm|| NNW|
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