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, February 20, 2013 at 05:02:00 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: 72%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 05:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 24' ||North|
|Longitude: ||139° 05' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.84 meters/second, 1515.0 km/hour, 941.4 miles/hour or 818.1 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' 30.8"||15.69 mi||west||0° 00' 01.5"||0.03 mi||south||15.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 49.7"||941.16 mi||west||0° 01' 31.3"||1.75 mi||south||941.24 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 20.2"||755.90 mi||east||1° 02' 40.2"||71.85 mi||south||761.81 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Tue 7:02 PM||1955 km||1215 miles||1055 nm|| W|
|San Francisco||Tue 9:02 PM||2509 km||1559 miles||1355 nm|| NE|
|San Jose||Tue 9:02 PM||2510 km||1560 miles||1355 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles||Tue 9:02 PM||2550 km||1585 miles||1377 nm|| NE|
|San Diego||Tue 9:02 PM||2569 km||1596 miles||1387 nm|| NE|
|Tijuana||Tue 9:02 PM||2571 km||1598 miles||1388 nm|| NE|
|Sacramento||Tue 9:02 PM||2632 km||1635 miles||1421 nm|| NE|
|Kiritimati||Wed 7:02 PM||2852 km||1772 miles||1540 nm|| SW|
|Las Vegas||Tue 9:02 PM||2911 km||1809 miles||1572 nm|| NE|
|Hermosillo||Tue 10:02 PM||2994 km||1860 miles||1617 nm|| ENE|
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