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 06:16:00 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: 53%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 06:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 02' ||North|
|Longitude: ||176° 25' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.27 meters/second, 1570.6 km/hour, 975.9 miles/hour or 848.1 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' 08.0"||0.15 mi||north||16.27 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 21.7"||975.78 mi||west||0° 08' 04.2"||9.25 mi||north||975.54 mi|
|24 hours||348° 52' 33.5"||746.61 mi||west||2° 53' 52.8"||199.27 mi||north||767.88 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Majuro||Sat 6:16 PM||952 km||591 miles||514 nm|| SW|
|Wake Island||Sat 6:16 PM||1193 km||741 miles||644 nm|| WNW|
|Tarawa||Sat 6:16 PM||1446 km||898 miles||781 nm|| SSW|
|Midway||Fri 7:16 PM||1696 km||1054 miles||916 nm|| NNE|
|Baker Island||Fri 6:16 PM||1719 km||1068 miles||928 nm|| SSE|
|Yaren||Sat 6:16 PM||1922 km||1194 miles||1038 nm|| SSW|
|Palikir||Sat 5:16 PM||2146 km||1334 miles||1159 nm|| WSW|
|Funafuti||Sat 6:16 PM||2513 km||1562 miles||1357 nm|| S|
|Honolulu||Fri 8:16 PM||2841 km||1765 miles||1534 nm|| ENE|
|Fakaofo||Sat 7:16 PM||2925 km||1818 miles||1580 nm|| SSE|
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