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 Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 00:24:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 16%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 00:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 44' ||North|
|Longitude: ||140° 25' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.24 meters/second, 1602.9 km/hour, 996.0 miles/hour or 865.5 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' 31.7"||16.60 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 45.4"||995.93 mi||west||0° 10' 32.8"||12.08 mi||north||995.80 mi|
|24 hours||11° 15' 51.9"||772.15 mi||east||3° 57' 54.4"||272.53 mi||north||814.84 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Thu 2:24 PM||1985 km||1233 miles||1072 nm|| WSW|
|Honolulu||Wed 2:24 PM||2402 km||1492 miles||1297 nm|| NW|
|Papeete||Wed 2:24 PM||2971 km||1846 miles||1604 nm|| SSW|
|Los Angeles||Wed 4:24 PM||3696 km||2297 miles||1996 nm|| NE|
|San Francisco||Wed 4:24 PM||3788 km||2354 miles||2045 nm|| NNE|
|Adamstown||Wed 4:24 PM||3797 km||2360 miles||2050 nm|| SSE|
|Rarotonga||Wed 2:24 PM||3840 km||2386 miles||2073 nm|| SSW|
|Hermosillo||Wed 5:24 PM||3884 km||2413 miles||2097 nm|| NE|
|Fakaofo||Thu 1:24 PM||3906 km||2427 miles||2109 nm|| WSW|
|Las Vegas||Wed 4:24 PM||4059 km||2522 miles||2192 nm|| NE|
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