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 = Saturday, March 9, 2013 at 5:20:00 PM.
= 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: 6%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Monday, March 4, 2013 at 9:54 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Monday, March 11, 2013 at 7:53 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, March 9, 2013 at 17:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.12 meters/second, 1591.6 km/hour, 989.0 miles/hour or 859.4 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' 28.9"||16.48 mi||West||0° 00' 10.8"||0.21 mi||North||16.48 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 01.0"||988.88 mi||West||0° 10' 57.0"||12.54 mi||North||989.21 mi|
|24 hours||12° 10' 26.9"||831.21 mi||East||4° 32' 36.9"||312.23 mi||North||892.10 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Sat 11:20 AM||1882 km||1169 miles||1016 nm||ENE|
|Easter Island *||Sat 12:20 PM||2043 km||1269 miles||1103 nm||SSW|
|Lima||Sat 12:20 PM||3010 km||1870 miles||1625 nm||E|
|Quito||Sat 12:20 PM||3038 km||1888 miles||1640 nm||ENE|
|San Salvador||Sat 11:20 AM||3043 km||1891 miles||1643 nm||NNE|
|Guatemala||Sat 11:20 AM||3050 km||1895 miles||1647 nm||NNE|
|San Jose||Sat 11:20 AM||3093 km||1922 miles||1670 nm||NE|
|Managua||Sat 11:20 AM||3102 km||1928 miles||1675 nm||NE|
|Tegucigalpa||Sat 11:20 AM||3204 km||1991 miles||1730 nm||NE|
|Mexico City||Sat 11:20 AM||3222 km||2002 miles||1740 nm||N|
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