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 06:26:00 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: 43%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 18, 2013 at 06:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 31' ||North|
|Longitude: ||162° 59' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.20 meters/second, 1591.9 km/hour, 989.2 miles/hour or 859.6 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' 32.4"||16.49 mi||west||0° 00' 09.5"||0.18 mi||north||16.49 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 31.1"||989.10 mi||west||0° 09' 34.2"||10.97 mi||north||988.90 mi|
|24 hours||11° 00' 45.4"||749.07 mi||east||3° 32' 53.8"||243.92 mi||north||783.24 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kolonia||Fri 5:26 PM||655 km||407 miles||354 nm|| SW|
|Palikir||Fri 5:26 PM||662 km||412 miles||358 nm|| SW|
|Majuro||Fri 6:26 PM||977 km||607 miles||528 nm|| ESE|
|Wake Island||Fri 6:26 PM||1048 km||651 miles||566 nm|| NNE|
|Yaren||Fri 6:26 PM||1296 km||806 miles||700 nm|| SSE|
|Tarawa||Fri 6:26 PM||1496 km||930 miles||808 nm|| SE|
|Hagåtña||Fri 4:26 PM||2012 km||1250 miles||1086 nm|| WNW|
|Honiara||Fri 5:26 PM||2231 km||1386 miles||1204 nm|| S|
|Baker Island||Thu 6:26 PM||2543 km||1580 miles||1373 nm|| ESE|
|Funafuti||Fri 6:26 PM||2768 km||1720 miles||1495 nm|| SE|
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