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 00:28:00 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 00:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 42' ||North|
|Longitude: ||149° 58' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.43 meters/second, 1571.1 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' 25.6"||976.14 mi||west||0° 08' 09.0"||9.34 mi||north||975.90 mi|
|24 hours||11° 27' 56.6"||770.65 mi||east||2° 54' 31.4"||200.01 mi||north||791.24 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Thu 2:28 PM||1188 km||738 miles||641 nm|| NW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 2:28 PM||1540 km||957 miles||831 nm|| SSW|
|Midway||Thu 1:28 PM||3259 km||2025 miles||1760 nm|| NW|
|Baker Island||Thu 12:28 PM||3282 km||2039 miles||1772 nm|| WSW|
|Papeete||Thu 2:28 PM||3455 km||2147 miles||1866 nm|| S|
|Fakaofo||Fri 1:28 PM||3468 km||2155 miles||1873 nm|| SW|
|San Francisco *||Thu 5:28 PM||3811 km||2368 miles||2058 nm|| NE|
|Apia *||Fri 2:28 PM||3880 km||2411 miles||2095 nm|| SW|
|Los Angeles *||Thu 5:28 PM||3910 km||2430 miles||2111 nm|| NE|
|Rarotonga||Thu 2:28 PM||4010 km||2492 miles||2165 nm|| SSW|
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