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 Monday, March 5, 2012 at 06:58:00 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: 88%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, March 5, 2012 at 06:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 11' ||North|
|Longitude: ||142° 36' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.37 meters/second, 1556.5 km/hour, 967.2 miles/hour or 840.5 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' 28.9"||16.12 mi||west||0° 00' 09.3"||0.18 mi||south||16.12 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 02.1"||967.01 mi||west||0° 09' 28.9"||10.87 mi||south||967.43 mi|
|24 hours||12° 22' 02.1"||825.73 mi||east||4° 11' 55.8"||288.66 mi||south||881.74 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Sun 8:58 PM||1748 km||1086 miles||944 nm|| WNW|
|Kiritimati||Mon 8:58 PM||2187 km||1359 miles||1181 nm|| SW|
|San Francisco||Sun 10:58 PM||3195 km||1985 miles||1725 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles||Sun 10:58 PM||3216 km||1998 miles||1737 nm|| NE|
|Las Vegas||Sun 10:58 PM||3579 km||2224 miles||1933 nm|| NE|
|Hermosillo||Sun 11:58 PM||3592 km||2232 miles||1940 nm|| ENE|
|Phoenix||Sun 11:58 PM||3678 km||2285 miles||1986 nm|| NE|
|Papeete||Sun 8:58 PM||3698 km||2298 miles||1997 nm|| SSW|
|Midway||Sun 7:58 PM||3858 km||2397 miles||2083 nm|| WNW|
|Seattle||Sun 10:58 PM||4053 km||2518 miles||2188 nm|| NNE|
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