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 07:26:00 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: 53%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 07:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 12' ||North|
|Longitude: ||159° 27' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.97 meters/second, 1569.5 km/hour, 975.2 miles/hour or 847.5 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"||16.25 mi||west||0° 00' 08.0"||0.15 mi||north||16.25 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 20.9"||975.09 mi||west||0° 07' 59.5"||9.16 mi||north||974.85 mi|
|24 hours||11° 07' 53.7"||746.61 mi||east||2° 51' 49.1"||196.91 mi||north||767.28 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Palikir||Sat 6:26 PM||817 km||508 miles||441 nm|| S|
|Wake Island||Sat 7:26 PM||951 km||591 miles||514 nm|| NE|
|Majuro||Sat 7:26 PM||1502 km||933 miles||811 nm|| ESE|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Sat 5:26 PM||1592 km||989 miles||859 nm|| W|
|Yaren||Sat 7:26 PM||1824 km||1134 miles||985 nm|| SSE|
|Tarawa||Sat 7:26 PM||2054 km||1276 miles||1109 nm|| SE|
|Honiara||Sat 6:26 PM||2613 km||1624 miles||1411 nm|| S|
|Melekeok||Sat 4:26 PM||2812 km||1747 miles||1518 nm|| WSW|
|Midway||Fri 8:26 PM||2854 km||1773 miles||1541 nm|| NE|
|Port Moresby||Sat 5:26 PM||2945 km||1830 miles||1590 nm|| SSW|
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