Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Sunday, March 24, 2013 at 9:52:00 AM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 90%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:29 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, March 24, 2013 at 09:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.13 meters/second, 1602.5 km/hour, 995.7 miles/hour or 865.3 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' 31.6"||16.59 mi||West||0° 00' 10.3"||0.20 mi||South||16.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 40.1"||995.60 mi||West||0° 10' 25.0"||11.93 mi||South||995.88 mi|
|24 hours||348° 36' 11.5"||781.04 mi||West||4° 21' 42.6"||299.72 mi||South||839.66 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Majuro||Sun 9:52 PM||648 km||403 miles||350 nm||W|
|Tarawa||Sun 9:52 PM||847 km||526 miles||457 nm||SSW|
|Baker Island||Sat 9:52 PM||1095 km||680 miles||591 nm||SE|
|Yaren||Sun 9:52 PM||1468 km||912 miles||793 nm||SW|
|Wake Island||Sun 9:52 PM||1707 km||1061 miles||922 nm||NW|
|Funafuti||Sun 9:52 PM||1819 km||1130 miles||982 nm||S|
|Palikir||Sun 8:52 PM||2105 km||1308 miles||1136 nm||W|
|Fakaofo||Sun 10:52 PM||2293 km||1425 miles||1238 nm||SE|
|Midway||Sat 10:52 PM||2330 km||1448 miles||1258 nm||NNE|
|Apia *||Sun 11:52 PM||2685 km||1668 miles||1450 nm||SSE|
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