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 00:34:00 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 00:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 43' ||North|
|Longitude: ||151° 25' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.40 meters/second, 1571.1 km/hour, 976.2 miles/hour or 848.3 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"||16.27 mi||west||0° 00' 08.2"||0.16 mi||north||16.27 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 25.6"||976.08 mi||west||0° 08' 08.5"||9.33 mi||north||975.84 mi|
|24 hours||11° 27' 57.8"||770.63 mi||east||2° 54' 20.2"||199.79 mi||north||791.17 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Thu 2:34 PM||1083 km||673 miles||585 nm|| NW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 2:34 PM||1463 km||909 miles||790 nm|| SSW|
|Midway||Thu 1:34 PM||3129 km||1944 miles||1689 nm|| NW|
|Baker Island||Thu 12:34 PM||3141 km||1952 miles||1696 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Fri 1:34 PM||3363 km||2090 miles||1816 nm|| SW|
|Papeete||Thu 2:34 PM||3462 km||2151 miles||1869 nm|| S|
|Apia *||Fri 2:34 PM||3784 km||2351 miles||2043 nm|| SW|
|San Francisco *||Thu 5:34 PM||3913 km||2431 miles||2113 nm|| NE|
|Rarotonga||Thu 2:34 PM||3972 km||2468 miles||2145 nm|| SSW|
|Los Angeles *||Thu 5:34 PM||4029 km||2504 miles||2176 nm|| NE|
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