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 Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 05:36:00 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: 52%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 05:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 57' ||North|
|Longitude: ||173° 53' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.45 meters/second, 1571.2 km/hour, 976.3 miles/hour or 848.4 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' 32.4"||16.27 mi||west||0° 00' 08.2"||0.16 mi||north||16.27 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 22.3"||976.17 mi||west||0° 08' 06.9"||9.30 mi||north||975.93 mi|
|24 hours||11° 07' 11.0"||746.62 mi||east||2° 55' 03.1"||200.61 mi||north||768.23 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Baker Island||Fri 5:36 PM||1547 km||961 miles||835 nm|| S|
|Midway||Fri 6:36 PM||1620 km||1007 miles||875 nm|| NNW|
|Majuro||Sat 5:36 PM||1796 km||1116 miles||970 nm|| WSW|
|Honolulu||Fri 7:36 PM||1885 km||1171 miles||1018 nm|| ENE|
|Tarawa||Sat 5:36 PM||2001 km||1243 miles||1080 nm|| SW|
|Wake Island||Sat 5:36 PM||2158 km||1341 miles||1165 nm|| WNW|
|Kiritimati||Sat 7:36 PM||2259 km||1404 miles||1220 nm|| SE|
|Fakaofo||Sat 6:36 PM||2595 km||1612 miles||1401 nm|| S|
|Funafuti||Sat 5:36 PM||2598 km||1614 miles||1403 nm|| SSW|
|Yaren||Sat 5:36 PM||2654 km||1649 miles||1433 nm|| SW|
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