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 06:46:00 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 06:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 59' ||North|
|Longitude: ||179° 43' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.92 meters/second, 1547.7 km/hour, 961.7 miles/hour or 835.7 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' 32.0"||16.03 mi||west||0° 00' 06.3"||0.12 mi||north||16.03 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 57.7"||961.51 mi||west||0° 06' 15.9"||7.18 mi||north||961.27 mi|
|24 hours||11° 18' 28.5"||748.22 mi||east||2° 07' 50.4"||146.55 mi||north||758.09 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Midway||Sat 7:46 PM||1266 km||787 miles||684 nm|| N|
|Wake Island||Sun 6:46 PM||1464 km||910 miles||791 nm|| WNW|
|Majuro||Sun 6:46 PM||1469 km||913 miles||793 nm|| SW|
|Baker Island||Sat 6:46 PM||1891 km||1175 miles||1021 nm|| S|
|Tarawa||Sun 6:46 PM||1898 km||1179 miles||1025 nm|| SSW|
|Honolulu||Sat 8:46 PM||2347 km||1459 miles||1267 nm|| ENE|
|Yaren||Sun 6:46 PM||2430 km||1510 miles||1312 nm|| SW|
|Palikir||Sun 5:46 PM||2650 km||1646 miles||1431 nm|| WSW|
|Funafuti||Sun 6:46 PM||2823 km||1754 miles||1524 nm|| S|
|Kiritimati||Sun 8:46 PM||2967 km||1844 miles||1602 nm|| ESE|
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