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 06:56:00 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 06:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 08' ||North|
|Longitude: ||166° 44' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.10 meters/second, 1570.0 km/hour, 975.5 miles/hour or 847.7 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"||16.26 mi||west||0° 00' 08.0"||0.15 mi||north||16.26 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 21.2"||975.39 mi||west||0° 08' 01.5"||9.20 mi||north||975.14 mi|
|24 hours||11° 07' 42.0"||746.61 mi||east||2° 52' 42.1"||197.93 mi||north||767.54 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Sat 6:56 PM||571 km||355 miles||308 nm|| N|
|Majuro||Sat 6:56 PM||913 km||568 miles||493 nm|| SSE|
|Palikir||Sat 5:56 PM||1230 km||764 miles||664 nm|| SW|
|Tarawa||Sat 6:56 PM||1566 km||973 miles||846 nm|| SSE|
|Yaren||Sat 6:56 PM||1621 km||1007 miles||875 nm|| S|
|Midway||Fri 7:56 PM||2267 km||1408 miles||1224 nm|| NE|
|Hagåtña||Sat 4:56 PM||2376 km||1477 miles||1283 nm|| W|
|Baker Island||Fri 6:56 PM||2408 km||1496 miles||1300 nm|| SE|
|Honiara||Sat 5:56 PM||2710 km||1684 miles||1463 nm|| SSW|
|Funafuti||Sat 6:56 PM||2859 km||1776 miles||1544 nm|| SSE|
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