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 Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 04:02:00 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: 54%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 04:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 37' ||North|
|Longitude: ||143° 52' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.03 meters/second, 1522.9 km/hour, 946.3 miles/hour or 822.3 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' 31.0"||15.77 mi||west||0° 00' 02.7"||0.05 mi||south||15.77 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 05.8"||946.06 mi||west||0° 02' 51.7"||3.28 mi||south||946.21 mi|
|24 hours||11° 30' 53.2"||750.43 mi||east||1° 33' 28.1"||107.15 mi||south||761.53 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Tue 6:02 PM||1471 km||914 miles||795 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Wed 6:02 PM||2451 km||1523 miles||1324 nm|| SW|
|San Francisco *||Tue 9:02 PM||2889 km||1795 miles||1560 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles *||Tue 9:02 PM||2992 km||1859 miles||1616 nm|| NE|
|Las Vegas *||Tue 9:02 PM||3346 km||2079 miles||1807 nm|| NE|
|Hermosillo||Tue 9:02 PM||3485 km||2165 miles||1882 nm|| ENE|
|Phoenix||Tue 9:02 PM||3499 km||2174 miles||1890 nm|| ENE|
|Midway||Tue 5:02 PM||3529 km||2193 miles||1906 nm|| WNW|
|Seattle *||Tue 9:02 PM||3665 km||2277 miles||1979 nm|| NNE|
|Vancouver *||Tue 9:02 PM||3775 km||2346 miles||2038 nm|| NNE|
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