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, January 17, 2013 at 06:34:00 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: 33%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 06:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 26' ||North|
|Longitude: ||150° 02' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.79 meters/second, 1608.4 km/hour, 999.4 miles/hour or 868.5 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' 32.2"||16.66 mi||west||0° 00' 10.7"||0.21 mi||north||16.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 20.2"||999.40 mi||west||0° 10' 46.6"||12.35 mi||north||999.30 mi|
|24 hours||11° 00' 59.7"||757.29 mi||east||4° 05' 22.9"||281.08 mi||north||804.31 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Weno||Thu 4:34 PM||230 km||143 miles||124 nm|| ENE|
|Palikir||Thu 5:34 PM||901 km||560 miles||487 nm|| E|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Thu 4:34 PM||969 km||602 miles||523 nm|| NW|
|Jayapura||Thu 3:34 PM||1435 km||892 miles||775 nm|| SW|
|Melekeok||Thu 3:34 PM||1706 km||1060 miles||921 nm|| W|
|Port Moresby||Thu 4:34 PM||1786 km||1109 miles||964 nm|| S|
|Manokwari||Thu 3:34 PM||1949 km||1211 miles||1053 nm|| WSW|
|Yaren||Thu 6:34 PM||2029 km||1261 miles||1095 nm|| ESE|
|Honiara||Thu 5:34 PM||2072 km||1287 miles||1119 nm|| SSE|
|Wake Island||Thu 6:34 PM||2293 km||1425 miles||1238 nm|| NE|
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