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 5:26:00 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 05:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
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"||955.72 mi||West||0° 05' 06.6"||5.86 mi||South||955.97 mi|
|24 hours||11° 24' 19.3"||750.65 mi||East||2° 25' 29.9"||166.75 mi||South||773.72 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||342 km||213 miles||185 nm||NW|
|Wailuku||Wed 7:26 PM||539 km||335 miles||291 nm||NW|
|Honolulu||Wed 7:26 PM||682 km||424 miles||368 nm||NW|
|Kiritimati||Thu 7:26 PM||1858 km||1155 miles||1003 nm||SSW|
|Midway||Wed 6:26 PM||2791 km||1734 miles||1507 nm||WNW|
|Baker Island||Wed 5:26 PM||3286 km||2042 miles||1774 nm||SW|
|San Francisco *||Wed 10:26 PM||3652 km||2269 miles||1972 nm||NE|
|Fakaofo||Thu 6:26 PM||3662 km||2275 miles||1977 nm||SW|
|Los Angeles *||Wed 10:26 PM||3831 km||2380 miles||2068 nm||NE|
|Papeete||Wed 7:26 PM||3937 km||2446 miles||2126 nm||S|
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