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 Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 08:28:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 08:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 37' ||South|
|Longitude: ||127° 47' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.04 meters/second, 1605.8 km/hour, 997.8 miles/hour or 867.0 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' 29.5"||16.63 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 32.4"||997.70 mi||west||0° 11' 35.6"||13.28 mi||south||997.62 mi|
|24 hours||12° 25' 52.7"||855.82 mi||east||4° 29' 27.4"||308.64 mi||south||905.84 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Wed 12:28 AM||2166 km||1346 miles||1169 nm|| S|
|Papeete||Tue 10:28 PM||2712 km||1685 miles||1464 nm|| WSW|
|Easter Island *||Wed 3:28 AM||3077 km||1912 miles||1661 nm|| SE|
|Kiritimati||Wed 10:28 PM||3388 km||2105 miles||1830 nm|| WNW|
|Rarotonga||Tue 10:28 PM||3858 km||2397 miles||2083 nm|| WSW|
|Mexico City||Wed 2:28 AM||4187 km||2602 miles||2261 nm|| NE|
|Hermosillo||Wed 1:28 AM||4240 km||2635 miles||2289 nm|| NNE|
|Galapagos Islands||Wed 2:28 AM||4274 km||2656 miles||2308 nm|| E|
|Honolulu||Tue 10:28 PM||4434 km||2755 miles||2394 nm|| NW|
|Los Angeles *||Wed 1:28 AM||4504 km||2799 miles||2432 nm|| NNE|
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