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 Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 21:14:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 21:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 21' ||North|
|Longitude: ||125° 48' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.18 meters/second, 1609.9 km/hour, 1000.3 miles/hour or 869.3 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' 31.3"||16.67 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 24.2"||1000.29 mi||west||0° 11' 03.0"||12.66 mi||north||1000.22 mi|
|24 hours||11° 24' 19.5"||785.55 mi||east||4° 13' 05.9"||289.90 mi||north||834.13 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hermosillo||Tue 2:14 PM||3055 km||1899 miles||1650 nm|| NNE|
|Los Angeles *||Tue 2:14 PM||3272 km||2033 miles||1767 nm|| NNE|
|Mexico City||Tue 3:14 PM||3284 km||2040 miles||1773 nm|| ENE|
|Adamstown||Tue 1:14 PM||3397 km||2111 miles||1834 nm|| S|
|Phoenix||Tue 2:14 PM||3420 km||2125 miles||1847 nm|| NNE|
|Kiritimati||Wed 11:14 AM||3523 km||2189 miles||1902 nm|| W|
|Las Vegas *||Tue 2:14 PM||3579 km||2224 miles||1932 nm|| NNE|
|San Francisco *||Tue 2:14 PM||3606 km||2241 miles||1947 nm|| N|
|Papeete||Tue 11:14 AM||3637 km||2260 miles||1964 nm|| SW|
|Honolulu||Tue 11:14 AM||3881 km||2412 miles||2096 nm|| WNW|
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