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 21:36:00 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 21:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 25' ||North|
|Longitude: ||131° 08' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.14 meters/second, 1609.7 km/hour, 1000.2 miles/hour or 869.2 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' 24.5"||1000.19 mi||west||0° 11' 02.3"||12.64 mi||north||1000.11 mi|
|24 hours||11° 24' 16.5"||785.41 mi||east||4° 12' 41.0"||289.43 mi||north||833.81 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Wed 11:36 AM||2937 km||1825 miles||1586 nm|| W|
|Papeete||Tue 11:36 AM||3248 km||2018 miles||1754 nm|| SW|
|Hermosillo||Tue 2:36 PM||3371 km||2095 miles||1820 nm|| NE|
|Adamstown||Tue 1:36 PM||3374 km||2097 miles||1822 nm|| S|
|Honolulu||Tue 11:36 AM||3377 km||2098 miles||1823 nm|| NW|
|Los Angeles *||Tue 2:36 PM||3438 km||2136 miles||1856 nm|| NNE|
|Phoenix||Tue 2:36 PM||3677 km||2285 miles||1986 nm|| NNE|
|San Francisco *||Tue 2:36 PM||3690 km||2293 miles||1992 nm|| NNE|
|Las Vegas *||Tue 2:36 PM||3773 km||2345 miles||2037 nm|| NNE|
|Mexico City||Tue 3:36 PM||3798 km||2360 miles||2051 nm|| ENE|
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