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 05:44:00 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 05:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 53' ||North|
|Longitude: ||164° 42' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.18 meters/second, 1548.6 km/hour, 962.3 miles/hour or 836.2 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' 59.0"||962.09 mi||west||0° 06' 20.7"||7.27 mi||north||961.84 mi|
|24 hours||11° 17' 58.1"||748.09 mi||east||2° 09' 53.6"||148.90 mi||north||758.39 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Sat 7:44 PM||872 km||542 miles||471 nm|| NE|
|Midway||Sat 6:44 PM||1807 km||1123 miles||976 nm|| NW|
|Kiritimati||Sun 7:44 PM||1846 km||1147 miles||997 nm|| SSE|
|Baker Island||Sat 5:44 PM||2252 km||1399 miles||1216 nm|| SW|
|Majuro||Sun 5:44 PM||2832 km||1760 miles||1529 nm|| WSW|
|Tarawa||Sun 5:44 PM||2981 km||1852 miles||1610 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Sun 6:44 PM||2990 km||1858 miles||1615 nm|| SSW|
|Wake Island||Sun 5:44 PM||3041 km||1889 miles||1642 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Sun 5:44 PM||3320 km||2063 miles||1793 nm|| SSW|
|Apia *||Sun 7:44 PM||3484 km||2165 miles||1881 nm|| SSW|
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