Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
March Equinox 2013
UTC time = Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 11:01:00 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: 57%
|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 11:01:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.00 meters/second, 1526.4 km/hour, 948.5 miles/hour or 824.2 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"||15.81 mi||West||0° 00' 03.4"||0.07 mi||South||15.81 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 09.7"||948.19 mi||West||0° 03' 29.7"||4.01 mi||South||948.36 mi|
|24 hours||11° 29' 06.5"||750.12 mi||East||1° 48' 10.5"||124.00 mi||South||764.22 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hong Kong||Wed 7:01 PM||349 km||217 miles||189 nm||NNW|
|Kowloon||Wed 7:01 PM||350 km||217 miles||189 nm||NNW|
|Macau||Wed 7:01 PM||360 km||224 miles||194 nm||NNW|
|Shenzhen||Wed 7:01 PM||377 km||235 miles||204 nm||NNW|
|Foshan||Wed 7:01 PM||461 km||286 miles||249 nm||NNW|
|Guangzhou||Wed 7:01 PM||466 km||289 miles||251 nm||NNW|
|Shantou||Wed 7:01 PM||486 km||302 miles||262 nm||NNE|
|Haikou||Wed 7:01 PM||498 km||309 miles||269 nm||W|
|Zhanjiang||Wed 7:01 PM||535 km||333 miles||289 nm||WNW|
|Xiamen||Wed 7:01 PM||657 km||408 miles||355 nm||NNE|
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