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 = Thursday, March 21, 2013 at 5:02:00 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: 64%
|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 Thursday, March 21, 2013 at 05:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.28 meters/second, 1538.2 km/hour, 955.8 miles/hour or 830.6 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' 31.3"||15.93 mi||West||0° 00' 05.0"||0.10 mi||South||15.93 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 21.4"||955.53 mi||West||0° 05' 04.6"||5.82 mi||South||955.78 mi|
|24 hours||11° 24' 25.3"||750.61 mi||East||2° 24' 42.9"||165.86 mi||South||773.48 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Wed 7:02 PM||1236 km||768 miles||668 nm||WNW|
|Kiritimati||Thu 7:02 PM||2134 km||1326 miles||1152 nm||SW|
|San Francisco *||Wed 10:02 PM||3219 km||2000 miles||1738 nm||NE|
|Los Angeles *||Wed 10:02 PM||3331 km||2070 miles||1799 nm||NE|
|Midway||Wed 6:02 PM||3338 km||2074 miles||1802 nm||WNW|
|Las Vegas *||Wed 10:02 PM||3684 km||2289 miles||1989 nm||NE|
|Baker Island||Wed 5:02 PM||3816 km||2371 miles||2060 nm||WSW|
|Hermosillo||Wed 10:02 PM||3824 km||2376 miles||2065 nm||ENE|
|Phoenix||Wed 10:02 PM||3840 km||2386 miles||2074 nm||ENE|
|Papeete||Wed 7:02 PM||3942 km||2449 miles||2128 nm||S|
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