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 Friday, February 3, 2012 at 09:16:00 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: 79%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, February 3, 2012 at 09:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||22° 24' ||North|
|Longitude: ||166° 04' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.28 meters/second, 1491.4 km/hour, 926.7 miles/hour or 805.3 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' 28.9"||15.45 mi||west||0° 00' 00.2"||0.00 mi||south||15.45 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 00.3"||926.40 mi||west||0° 00' 17.6"||0.34 mi||south||926.42 mi|
|24 hours||12° 30' 34.7"||800.24 mi||east||0° 39' 14.5"||45.01 mi||south||803.36 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Fri 9:16 PM||350 km||217 miles||189 nm|| S|
|Majuro||Fri 9:16 PM||1775 km||1103 miles||958 nm|| SSE|
|Midway||Thu 10:16 PM||1785 km||1109 miles||964 nm|| ENE|
|Palikir||Fri 8:16 PM||1912 km||1188 miles||1032 nm|| SSW|
|Tarawa||Fri 9:16 PM||2439 km||1516 miles||1317 nm|| SSE|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Fri 7:16 PM||2461 km||1529 miles||1329 nm|| WSW|
|Yaren||Fri 9:16 PM||2539 km||1577 miles||1371 nm|| S|
|Tokyo||Fri 6:16 PM||2947 km||1831 miles||1591 nm|| NW|
|Baker Island||Thu 9:16 PM||3100 km||1926 miles||1674 nm|| SE|
|Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk||Fri 8:16 PM||3436 km||2135 miles||1855 nm|| NNW|
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