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 = Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 8:50:00 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).
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Monday, March 11, 2013 at 7:53 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 20:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.24 meters/second, 1610.1 km/hour, 1000.4 miles/hour or 869.4 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' 31.3"||16.67 mi||West||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||North||16.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 24.0"||1000.34 mi||West||0° 11' 04.0"||12.67 mi||North||1000.27 mi|
|24 hours||11° 24' 22.9"||785.66 mi||East||4° 13' 34.0"||290.42 mi||North||834.44 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mazatlan||Tue 1:50 PM||2446 km||1520 miles||1321 nm||NE|
|Guadalajara||Tue 2:50 PM||2457 km||1526 miles||1326 nm||NE|
|Acapulco||Tue 2:50 PM||2510 km||1559 miles||1355 nm||ENE|
|Aguascalientes||Tue 2:50 PM||2625 km||1631 miles||1417 nm||NE|
|Mexico City||Tue 2:50 PM||2727 km||1694 miles||1472 nm||NE|
|Hermosillo||Tue 1:50 PM||2791 km||1734 miles||1507 nm||NNE|
|Los Angeles *||Tue 1:50 PM||3190 km||1982 miles||1722 nm||N|
|Phoenix||Tue 1:50 PM||3219 km||2000 miles||1738 nm||NNE|
|Guatemala||Tue 2:50 PM||3359 km||2087 miles||1814 nm||ENE|
|Galapagos Islands||Tue 2:50 PM||3419 km||2124 miles||1846 nm||E|
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