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 Sunday, March 24, 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: 90%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, March 24, 2013 at 09:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 48' ||North|
|Longitude: ||176° 56' ||East|
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"||16.60 mi||west||0° 00' 10.3"||0.20 mi||south||16.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 40.1"||995.68 mi||west||0° 10' 25.1"||11.93 mi||south||995.96 mi|
|24 hours||348° 36' 11.1"||781.11 mi||west||4° 21' 43.6"||299.76 mi||south||839.74 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||637 km||396 miles||344 nm|| W|
|Tarawa||Sun 9:52 PM||830 km||516 miles||448 nm|| SSW|
|Baker Island||Sat 9:52 PM||1114 km||692 miles||602 nm|| SE|
|Yaren||Sun 9:52 PM||1444 km||898 miles||780 nm|| SW|
|Wake Island||Sun 9:52 PM||1688 km||1049 miles||911 nm|| NW|
|Funafuti||Sun 9:52 PM||1822 km||1132 miles||984 nm|| S|
|Palikir||Sun 8:52 PM||2075 km||1289 miles||1120 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Sun 10:52 PM||2308 km||1434 miles||1246 nm|| SE|
|Midway||Sat 10:52 PM||2337 km||1452 miles||1262 nm|| NNE|
|Honiara||Sun 8:52 PM||2679 km||1665 miles||1447 nm|| SW|
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