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 05:26:00 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: 64%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, March 21, 2013 at 05:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 57' ||North|
|Longitude: ||152° 41' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.36 meters/second, 1538.5 km/hour, 956.0 miles/hour or 830.7 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' 31.3"||15.93 mi||west||0° 00' 05.1"||0.10 mi||south||15.93 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 21.8"||955.79 mi||west||0° 05' 06.7"||5.86 mi||south||956.04 mi|
|24 hours||11° 24' 19.1"||750.70 mi||east||2° 25' 32.1"||166.81 mi||south||773.78 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hilo||Wed 7:26 PM||319 km||198 miles||172 nm|| NW|
|Wailuku||Wed 7:26 PM||516 km||321 miles||279 nm|| NW|
|Honolulu||Wed 7:26 PM||658 km||409 miles||356 nm|| NW|
|Kiritimati||Thu 7:26 PM||1850 km||1150 miles||999 nm|| SSW|
|Midway||Wed 6:26 PM||2766 km||1719 miles||1494 nm|| WNW|
|Baker Island||Wed 5:26 PM||3262 km||2027 miles||1761 nm|| SW|
|Fakaofo||Thu 6:26 PM||3645 km||2265 miles||1968 nm|| SW|
|San Francisco *||Wed 10:26 PM||3673 km||2282 miles||1983 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles *||Wed 10:26 PM||3854 km||2395 miles||2081 nm|| NE|
|Papeete||Wed 7:26 PM||3939 km||2448 miles||2127 nm|| S|
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