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 Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 02:24:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 02:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 47' ||North|
|Longitude: ||147° 40' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.76 meters/second, 1615.5 km/hour, 1003.8 miles/hour or 872.3 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' 31.0"||16.73 mi||west||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||north||16.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 06.5"||1003.84 mi||west||0° 11' 35.8"||13.28 mi||north||1003.87 mi|
|24 hours||11° 28' 48.8"||793.77 mi||east||4° 30' 44.6"||310.08 mi||north||850.52 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jayapura||Tue 11:24 AM||911 km||566 miles||492 nm|| WSW|
|Lae||Tue 12:24 PM||945 km||587 miles||510 nm|| S|
|Port Moresby||Tue 12:24 PM||1244 km||773 miles||671 nm|| S|
|Palikir||Tue 1:24 PM||1295 km||805 miles||699 nm|| ENE|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Tue 12:24 PM||1333 km||828 miles||720 nm|| NNW|
|Manokwari||Tue 11:24 AM||1543 km||959 miles||833 nm|| W|
|Melekeok||Tue 11:24 AM||1579 km||981 miles||853 nm|| WNW|
|Honiara||Tue 1:24 PM||1842 km||1145 miles||995 nm|| SE|
|Cairns||Tue 12:24 PM||2079 km||1292 miles||1123 nm|| S|
|Yaren||Tue 2:24 PM||2157 km||1340 miles||1165 nm|| E|
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