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 Saturday, February 16, 2013 at 02:36:00 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: 34%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, February 16, 2013 at 02:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 19' ||North|
|Longitude: ||149° 51' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.41 meters/second, 1560.3 km/hour, 969.5 miles/hour or 842.5 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' 31.6"||16.16 mi||west||0° 00' 07.2"||0.14 mi||north||16.16 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 43.8"||969.36 mi||west||0° 07' 18.1"||8.37 mi||north||969.11 mi|
|24 hours||11° 21' 28.1"||757.84 mi||east||2° 33' 17.3"||175.69 mi||north||773.19 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Fri 4:36 PM||1075 km||668 miles||580 nm|| NW|
|Kiritimati||Sat 4:36 PM||1700 km||1056 miles||918 nm|| SSW|
|Midway||Fri 3:36 PM||3173 km||1972 miles||1713 nm|| WNW|
|Baker Island||Fri 2:36 PM||3372 km||2095 miles||1821 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Sat 3:36 PM||3608 km||2242 miles||1948 nm|| SW|
|Papeete||Fri 4:36 PM||3634 km||2258 miles||1962 nm|| S|
|San Francisco||Fri 6:36 PM||3668 km||2279 miles||1980 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles||Fri 6:36 PM||3786 km||2352 miles||2044 nm|| NE|
|Apia *||Sat 4:36 PM||4028 km||2503 miles||2175 nm|| SW|
|Las Vegas||Fri 6:36 PM||4139 km||2572 miles||2235 nm|| NE|
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