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 27, 2013 at 09:46:00 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: 97%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at 09:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||2° 52' ||South|
|Longitude: ||127° 25' ||West|
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' 30.8"||16.71 mi||west||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||south||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 45.2"||1002.65 mi||west||0° 11' 42.3"||13.41 mi||south||1002.65 mi|
|24 hours||11° 52' 04.6"||819.94 mi||east||4° 36' 21.0"||316.51 mi||south||876.55 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||2472 km||1536 miles||1335 nm|| S|
|Papeete||Tue 11:46 PM||2912 km||1810 miles||1572 nm|| SW|
|Easter Island *||Wed 4:46 AM||3300 km||2051 miles||1782 nm|| SE|
|Kiritimati||Wed 11:46 PM||3370 km||2094 miles||1820 nm|| W|
|Hermosillo||Wed 2:46 AM||3947 km||2453 miles||2131 nm|| NNE|
|Mexico City||Wed 3:46 AM||3957 km||2459 miles||2137 nm|| NE|
|Rarotonga||Tue 11:46 PM||4050 km||2516 miles||2187 nm|| WSW|
|Los Angeles||Wed 1:46 AM||4199 km||2609 miles||2267 nm|| NNE|
|Galapagos Islands||Wed 3:46 AM||4213 km||2618 miles||2275 nm|| E|
|Honolulu||Tue 11:46 PM||4261 km||2648 miles||2301 nm|| NW|
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