Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Monday, March 18, 2013 at 2:30:00 AM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 35%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Monday, March 11, 2013 at 7:53 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, March 18, 2013 at 02:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
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"||943.29 mi||West||0° 01' 46.6"||2.04 mi||North||943.21 mi|
|24 hours||11° 38' 25.7"||756.57 mi||East||0° 16' 38.6"||19.08 mi||North||756.14 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||1390 km||864 miles||751 nm||W|
|Kiritimati||Mon 4:30 PM||2443 km||1518 miles||1319 nm||SW|
|San Francisco *||Sun 7:30 PM||2907 km||1806 miles||1570 nm||NE|
|Los Angeles *||Sun 7:30 PM||3024 km||1879 miles||1633 nm||NE|
|Las Vegas *||Sun 7:30 PM||3375 km||2097 miles||1823 nm||NE|
|Midway||Sun 3:30 PM||3443 km||2139 miles||1859 nm||WNW|
|Hermosillo||Sun 7:30 PM||3536 km||2197 miles||1909 nm||ENE|
|Phoenix||Sun 7:30 PM||3538 km||2198 miles||1910 nm||ENE|
|Seattle *||Sun 7:30 PM||3658 km||2273 miles||1975 nm||NNE|
|Vancouver *||Sun 7:30 PM||3764 km||2339 miles||2033 nm||NNE|
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