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 Friday, March 15, 2013 at 00:24:00 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: 11%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, March 15, 2013 at 00:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 42' ||North|
|Longitude: ||148° 60' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.45 meters/second, 1571.2 km/hour, 976.3 miles/hour or 848.4 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"||16.27 mi||west||0° 00' 08.2"||0.16 mi||north||16.27 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 25.8"||976.18 mi||west||0° 08' 09.4"||9.35 mi||north||975.94 mi|
|24 hours||11° 27' 55.8"||770.66 mi||east||2° 54' 38.9"||200.15 mi||north||791.29 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Thu 2:24 PM||1263 km||785 miles||682 nm|| NW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 2:24 PM||1598 km||993 miles||863 nm|| SW|
|Midway||Thu 1:24 PM||3347 km||2080 miles||1807 nm|| WNW|
|Baker Island||Thu 12:24 PM||3377 km||2098 miles||1823 nm|| WSW|
|Papeete||Thu 2:24 PM||3454 km||2146 miles||1865 nm|| S|
|Fakaofo||Fri 1:24 PM||3541 km||2200 miles||1912 nm|| SW|
|San Francisco *||Thu 5:24 PM||3744 km||2326 miles||2022 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles *||Thu 5:24 PM||3832 km||2381 miles||2069 nm|| NE|
|Apia *||Fri 2:24 PM||3946 km||2452 miles||2131 nm|| SW|
|Rarotonga||Thu 2:24 PM||4039 km||2510 miles||2181 nm|| SSW|
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