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 Thursday, March 21, 2013 at 05:02:00 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: 64%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, March 21, 2013 at 05:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 59' ||North|
|Longitude: ||146° 52' ||West|
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"||955.61 mi||west||0° 05' 04.7"||5.82 mi||south||955.85 mi|
|24 hours||11° 24' 25.1"||750.67 mi||east||2° 24' 45.1"||165.91 mi||south||773.55 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||1209 km||751 miles||653 nm|| WNW|
|Kiritimati||Thu 7:02 PM||2118 km||1316 miles||1143 nm|| SSW|
|San Francisco *||Wed 10:02 PM||3236 km||2011 miles||1747 nm|| NE|
|Midway||Wed 6:02 PM||3312 km||2058 miles||1789 nm|| WNW|
|Los Angeles *||Wed 10:02 PM||3354 km||2084 miles||1811 nm|| NE|
|Las Vegas *||Wed 10:02 PM||3707 km||2303 miles||2001 nm|| NE|
|Baker Island||Wed 5:02 PM||3790 km||2355 miles||2047 nm|| WSW|
|Hermosillo||Wed 10:02 PM||3849 km||2392 miles||2078 nm|| ENE|
|Phoenix||Wed 10:02 PM||3864 km||2401 miles||2087 nm|| ENE|
|Papeete||Wed 7:02 PM||3939 km||2448 miles||2127 nm|| S|
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