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 Saturday, March 16, 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: 18%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, March 16, 2013 at 00:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 37' ||North|
|Longitude: ||139° 57' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.37 meters/second, 1549.3 km/hour, 962.7 miles/hour or 836.6 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' 31.1"||16.05 mi||west||0° 00' 06.3"||0.12 mi||north||16.05 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 13.4"||962.54 mi||west||0° 06' 15.8"||7.18 mi||north||962.31 mi|
|24 hours||11° 33' 01.4"||765.72 mi||east||2° 06' 38.5"||145.17 mi||north||775.06 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Fri 2:34 PM||1954 km||1214 miles||1055 nm|| WNW|
|Kiritimati||Sat 2:34 PM||2508 km||1558 miles||1354 nm|| SW|
|Los Angeles *||Fri 5:34 PM||2903 km||1804 miles||1568 nm|| NE|
|San Francisco *||Fri 5:34 PM||2905 km||1805 miles||1568 nm|| NNE|
|Hermosillo||Fri 5:34 PM||3266 km||2030 miles||1764 nm|| ENE|
|Las Vegas *||Fri 5:34 PM||3267 km||2030 miles||1764 nm|| NE|
|Phoenix||Fri 5:34 PM||3357 km||2086 miles||1813 nm|| NE|
|Seattle *||Fri 5:34 PM||3798 km||2360 miles||2051 nm|| NNE|
|Salt Lake City *||Fri 6:34 PM||3801 km||2362 miles||2052 nm|| NE|
|Papeete||Fri 2:34 PM||3922 km||2437 miles||2118 nm|| SSW|
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