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 Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 09:18:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 09:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 47' ||South|
|Longitude: ||139° 52' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.90 meters/second, 1605.2 km/hour, 997.4 miles/hour or 866.8 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' 29.5"||16.62 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 30.0"||997.37 mi||west||0° 11' 34.4"||13.26 mi||south||997.29 mi|
|24 hours||12° 26' 59.4"||856.85 mi||east||4° 28' 42.8"||307.80 mi||south||906.45 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Taiohae||Tue 11:48 PM||358 km||222 miles||193 nm|| S|
|Papeete||Tue 11:18 PM||1675 km||1041 miles||904 nm|| SW|
|Kiritimati||Wed 11:18 PM||2119 km||1317 miles||1144 nm|| WNW|
|Adamstown||Wed 1:18 AM||2374 km||1475 miles||1282 nm|| SSE|
|Rarotonga||Tue 11:18 PM||2745 km||1706 miles||1482 nm|| SW|
|Fakaofo||Wed 10:18 PM||3484 km||2165 miles||1881 nm|| W|
|Alofi||Tue 10:18 PM||3573 km||2220 miles||1929 nm|| WSW|
|Honolulu||Tue 11:18 PM||3584 km||2227 miles||1935 nm|| NNW|
|Apia *||Wed 11:18 PM||3608 km||2242 miles||1948 nm|| WSW|
|Easter Island *||Wed 4:18 AM||4001 km||2486 miles||2160 nm|| SE|
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