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 04:26:00 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 04:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 36' ||North|
|Longitude: ||149° 40' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.08 meters/second, 1523.1 km/hour, 946.4 miles/hour or 822.4 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"||15.77 mi||west||0° 00' 02.9"||0.05 mi||south||15.77 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 05.9"||946.18 mi||west||0° 02' 54.0"||3.32 mi||south||946.32 mi|
|24 hours||11° 30' 47.3"||750.41 mi||east||1° 34' 19.3"||108.13 mi||south||761.68 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hilo||Tue 6:26 PM||568 km||353 miles||307 nm|| W|
|Honolulu||Tue 6:26 PM||875 km||544 miles||472 nm|| WNW|
|Kiritimati||Wed 6:26 PM||2132 km||1325 miles||1151 nm|| SSW|
|Midway||Tue 5:26 PM||2969 km||1845 miles||1603 nm|| WNW|
|San Francisco *||Tue 9:26 PM||3316 km||2060 miles||1790 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles *||Tue 9:26 PM||3489 km||2168 miles||1884 nm|| NE|
|Baker Island||Tue 4:26 PM||3627 km||2254 miles||1959 nm|| WSW|
|Las Vegas *||Tue 9:26 PM||3831 km||2381 miles||2069 nm|| NE|
|Seattle *||Tue 9:26 PM||3968 km||2466 miles||2143 nm|| NNE|
|Fakaofo||Wed 5:26 PM||3982 km||2474 miles||2150 nm|| SW|
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