Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at 9:46:00 AM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 97%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Monday, February 25, 2013 at 8:28 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Monday, March 4, 2013 at 9:54 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at 09:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.25 meters/second, 1613.7 km/hour, 1002.7 miles/hour or 871.3 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' 30.7"||16.71 mi||West||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||South||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 45.2"||1002.59 mi||West||0° 11' 42.3"||13.40 mi||South||1002.59 mi|
|24 hours||11° 52' 03.5"||819.87 mi||East||4° 36' 21.5"||316.49 mi||South||876.47 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Wed 1:46 AM||2476 km||1539 miles||1337 nm||S|
|Papeete||Tue 11:46 PM||2937 km||1825 miles||1586 nm||SW|
|Easter Island *||Wed 4:46 AM||3284 km||2040 miles||1773 nm||SSE|
|Kiritimati||Wed 11:46 PM||3400 km||2112 miles||1836 nm||W|
|Hermosillo||Wed 2:46 AM||3934 km||2444 miles||2124 nm||NNE|
|Mexico City||Wed 3:46 AM||3934 km||2444 miles||2124 nm||NE|
|Rarotonga||Tue 11:46 PM||4075 km||2532 miles||2200 nm||WSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Wed 3:46 AM||4183 km||2599 miles||2259 nm||E|
|Los Angeles||Wed 1:46 AM||4192 km||2605 miles||2263 nm||NNE|
|Honolulu||Tue 11:46 PM||4284 km||2662 miles||2313 nm||NW|
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