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 Tuesday, January 1, 2013 at 15:26:00 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: 84%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, January 1, 2013 at 15:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 03' ||North|
|Longitude: ||175° 59' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.34 meters/second, 1606.8 km/hour, 998.4 miles/hour or 867.6 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' 32.5"||16.64 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||south||16.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 33.4"||998.38 mi||west||0° 10' 39.0"||12.20 mi||south||998.65 mi|
|24 hours||349° 00' 24.8"||754.71 mi||west||4° 24' 41.1"||303.14 mi||south||815.95 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Majuro||Wed 3:26 AM||529 km||329 miles||286 nm|| W|
|Tarawa||Wed 3:26 AM||707 km||439 miles||381 nm|| SSW|
|Baker Island||Tue 3:26 AM||1129 km||702 miles||610 nm|| SE|
|Yaren||Wed 3:26 AM||1311 km||815 miles||708 nm|| SW|
|Wake Island||Wed 3:26 AM||1688 km||1049 miles||912 nm|| NW|
|Funafuti||Wed 3:26 AM||1759 km||1093 miles||950 nm|| SSE|
|Palikir||Wed 2:26 AM||1969 km||1224 miles||1063 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Wed 4:26 AM||2304 km||1432 miles||1244 nm|| SE|
|Midway||Tue 4:26 AM||2444 km||1518 miles||1320 nm|| NNE|
|Honiara||Wed 2:26 AM||2547 km||1583 miles||1375 nm|| SW|
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