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 00:46:00 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 00:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 38' ||North|
|Longitude: ||142° 51' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.33 meters/second, 1549.2 km/hour, 962.6 miles/hour or 836.5 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"||16.04 mi||west||0° 00' 06.2"||0.12 mi||north||16.04 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 13.3"||962.44 mi||west||0° 06' 14.7"||7.16 mi||north||962.20 mi|
|24 hours||11° 33' 03.7"||765.69 mi||east||2° 06' 13.5"||144.69 mi||north||774.94 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Fri 2:46 PM||1661 km||1032 miles||897 nm|| WNW|
|Kiritimati||Sat 2:46 PM||2277 km||1415 miles||1230 nm|| SW|
|San Francisco *||Fri 5:46 PM||3079 km||1913 miles||1663 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles *||Fri 5:46 PM||3123 km||1941 miles||1687 nm|| NE|
|Las Vegas *||Fri 5:46 PM||3485 km||2165 miles||1882 nm|| NE|
|Hermosillo||Fri 5:46 PM||3535 km||2197 miles||1909 nm|| ENE|
|Phoenix||Fri 5:46 PM||3600 km||2237 miles||1944 nm|| NE|
|Midway||Fri 1:46 PM||3761 km||2337 miles||2031 nm|| WNW|
|Papeete||Fri 2:46 PM||3851 km||2393 miles||2079 nm|| SSW|
|Seattle *||Fri 5:46 PM||3916 km||2433 miles||2114 nm|| NNE|
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