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 Monday, March 18, 2013 at 02:30:00 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: 35%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, March 18, 2013 at 02:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 02' ||North|
|Longitude: ||144° 51' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.82 meters/second, 1518.6 km/hour, 943.6 miles/hour or 820.0 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' 30.8"||15.73 mi||west||0° 00' 01.8"||0.03 mi||north||15.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 53.9"||943.35 mi||west||0° 01' 46.6"||2.04 mi||north||943.27 mi|
|24 hours||11° 38' 25.6"||756.62 mi||east||0° 16' 36.0"||19.03 mi||north||756.19 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Sun 4:30 PM||1362 km||847 miles||736 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Mon 4:30 PM||2426 km||1508 miles||1310 nm|| SW|
|San Francisco *||Sun 7:30 PM||2924 km||1817 miles||1579 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles *||Sun 7:30 PM||3047 km||1893 miles||1645 nm|| NE|
|Las Vegas *||Sun 7:30 PM||3398 km||2111 miles||1835 nm|| NE|
|Midway||Sun 3:30 PM||3416 km||2123 miles||1845 nm|| WNW|
|Hermosillo||Sun 7:30 PM||3561 km||2213 miles||1923 nm|| ENE|
|Phoenix||Sun 7:30 PM||3562 km||2213 miles||1923 nm|| ENE|
|Seattle *||Sun 7:30 PM||3671 km||2281 miles||1982 nm|| NNE|
|Vancouver *||Sun 7:30 PM||3776 km||2347 miles||2039 nm|| NNE|
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