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 = Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 5:36:00 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: 55%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:29 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 05:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.23 meters/second, 1523.6 km/hour, 946.7 miles/hour or 822.7 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"||15.78 mi||West||0° 00' 03.0"||0.06 mi||South||15.78 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 06.6"||946.45 mi||West||0° 03' 00.2"||3.44 mi||South||946.60 mi|
|24 hours||11° 30' 29.9"||750.30 mi||East||1° 36' 45.7"||110.92 mi||South||762.05 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Tue 7:36 PM||906 km||563 miles||489 nm||ENE|
|Midway||Tue 6:36 PM||1476 km||917 miles||797 nm||NW|
|Kiritimati||Wed 7:36 PM||2188 km||1360 miles||1181 nm||SSE|
|Baker Island||Tue 5:36 PM||2410 km||1497 miles||1301 nm||SSW|
|Majuro||Wed 5:36 PM||2774 km||1724 miles||1498 nm||WSW|
|Wake Island||Wed 5:36 PM||2834 km||1761 miles||1530 nm||W|
|Tarawa||Wed 5:36 PM||3015 km||1873 miles||1628 nm||SW|
|Fakaofo||Wed 6:36 PM||3242 km||2014 miles||1750 nm||S|
|Funafuti||Wed 5:36 PM||3486 km||2166 miles||1882 nm||SSW|
|Yaren||Wed 5:36 PM||3669 km||2280 miles||1981 nm||SW|
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