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, January 18, 2013 at 05:44:00 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: 43%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 18, 2013 at 05:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 24' ||North|
|Longitude: ||173° 10' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.36 meters/second, 1592.5 km/hour, 989.5 miles/hour or 859.9 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' 32.4"||16.49 mi||west||0° 00' 09.5"||0.18 mi||north||16.49 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 31.1"||989.45 mi||west||0° 09' 36.7"||11.01 mi||north||989.26 mi|
|24 hours||348° 59' 20.8"||749.22 mi||west||3° 33' 57.0"||245.13 mi||north||783.78 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Majuro||Fri 5:44 PM||419 km||260 miles||226 nm|| SSW|
|Tarawa||Fri 5:44 PM||993 km||617 miles||536 nm|| S|
|Wake Island||Fri 5:44 PM||1207 km||750 miles||652 nm|| NW|
|Yaren||Fri 5:44 PM||1393 km||865 miles||752 nm|| SSW|
|Baker Island||Thu 5:44 PM||1609 km||1000 miles||869 nm|| SE|
|Palikir||Fri 4:44 PM||1695 km||1053 miles||915 nm|| WSW|
|Funafuti||Fri 5:44 PM||2196 km||1365 miles||1186 nm|| SSE|
|Midway||Thu 6:44 PM||2206 km||1371 miles||1191 nm|| NNE|
|Honiara||Fri 4:44 PM||2636 km||1638 miles||1423 nm|| SW|
|Fakaofo||Fri 6:44 PM||2786 km||1731 miles||1504 nm|| SE|
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