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 06:44:00 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 06:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 28' ||North|
|Longitude: ||147° 36' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.76 meters/second, 1608.3 km/hour, 999.4 miles/hour or 868.4 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' 20.4"||999.34 mi||west||0° 10' 46.3"||12.34 mi||north||999.24 mi|
|24 hours||11° 00' 57.8"||757.20 mi||east||4° 05' 10.7"||280.85 mi||north||804.14 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Thu 4:44 PM||836 km||519 miles||451 nm|| NNW|
|Saipan||Thu 4:44 PM||987 km||613 miles||533 nm|| NNW|
|Palikir||Thu 5:44 PM||1169 km||726 miles||631 nm|| E|
|Jayapura||Thu 3:44 PM||1257 km||781 miles||679 nm|| SW|
|Melekeok||Thu 3:44 PM||1439 km||894 miles||777 nm|| W|
|Manokwari||Thu 3:44 PM||1710 km||1062 miles||923 nm|| WSW|
|Port Moresby||Thu 4:44 PM||1761 km||1094 miles||951 nm|| S|
|Honiara||Thu 5:44 PM||2229 km||1385 miles||1204 nm|| SE|
|Yaren||Thu 6:44 PM||2281 km||1417 miles||1232 nm|| ESE|
|Wake Island||Thu 6:44 PM||2502 km||1554 miles||1351 nm|| NE|
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