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 Sunday, January 20, 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: 62%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 05:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 52' ||North|
|Longitude: ||162° 46' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.21 meters/second, 1548.8 km/hour, 962.4 miles/hour or 836.3 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' 32.0"||16.04 mi||west||0° 00' 06.3"||0.12 mi||north||16.04 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 59.1"||962.16 mi||west||0° 06' 21.3"||7.29 mi||north||961.92 mi|
|24 hours||11° 17' 54.1"||748.08 mi||east||2° 10' 09.4"||149.20 mi||north||758.43 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Sat 7:36 PM||714 km||444 miles||385 nm|| NE|
|Kiritimati||Sun 7:36 PM||1762 km||1095 miles||952 nm|| SSE|
|Midway||Sat 6:36 PM||1956 km||1215 miles||1056 nm|| NW|
|Baker Island||Sat 5:36 PM||2379 km||1478 miles||1285 nm|| SW|
|Majuro||Sun 5:36 PM||3027 km||1881 miles||1635 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Sun 6:36 PM||3047 km||1893 miles||1645 nm|| SSW|
|Tarawa||Sun 5:36 PM||3157 km||1961 miles||1704 nm|| WSW|
|Wake Island||Sun 5:36 PM||3245 km||2016 miles||1752 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Sun 5:36 PM||3437 km||2136 miles||1856 nm|| SW|
|Apia *||Sun 7:36 PM||3536 km||2197 miles||1909 nm|| SSW|
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