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 05:26:00 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 05:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 23' ||North|
|Longitude: ||144° 54' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.87 meters/second, 1515.1 km/hour, 941.5 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"||941.22 mi||west||0° 01' 33.7"||1.79 mi||south||941.30 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 18.0"||755.91 mi||east||1° 03' 34.3"||72.89 mi||south||761.95 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Tue 7:26 PM||1353 km||840 miles||730 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Wed 7:26 PM||2454 km||1525 miles||1325 nm|| SW|
|San Francisco||Tue 9:26 PM||2900 km||1802 miles||1566 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles||Tue 9:26 PM||3029 km||1882 miles||1635 nm|| NE|
|Las Vegas||Tue 9:26 PM||3379 km||2099 miles||1824 nm|| NE|
|Midway||Tue 6:26 PM||3398 km||2111 miles||1835 nm|| WNW|
|Phoenix||Tue 10:26 PM||3547 km||2204 miles||1915 nm|| ENE|
|Hermosillo||Tue 10:26 PM||3551 km||2206 miles||1917 nm|| ENE|
|Seattle||Tue 9:26 PM||3641 km||2262 miles||1966 nm|| NNE|
|Vancouver||Tue 9:26 PM||3745 km||2327 miles||2022 nm|| NNE|
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