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 08:30:00 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: 63%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 08:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 10' ||North|
|Longitude: ||155° 05' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.49 meters/second, 1546.2 km/hour, 960.7 miles/hour or 834.9 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' 31.8"||16.01 mi||west||0° 00' 06.1"||0.12 mi||north||16.01 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 55.8"||960.54 mi||west||0° 06' 07.6"||7.02 mi||north||960.30 mi|
|24 hours||11° 19' 19.5"||748.43 mi||east||2° 04' 22.7"||142.58 mi||north||757.63 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saipan||Sun 6:30 PM||1022 km||635 miles||552 nm|| W|
|Palikir||Sun 7:30 PM||1182 km||735 miles||638 nm|| SSE|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Sun 6:30 PM||1182 km||735 miles||638 nm|| WSW|
|Wake Island||Sun 8:30 PM||1245 km||773 miles||672 nm|| ENE|
|Majuro||Sun 8:30 PM||2072 km||1287 miles||1119 nm|| ESE|
|Yaren||Sun 8:30 PM||2349 km||1459 miles||1268 nm|| SE|
|Melekeok||Sun 5:30 PM||2466 km||1532 miles||1332 nm|| WSW|
|Yokohama||Sun 5:30 PM||2538 km||1577 miles||1371 nm|| NW|
|Tokyo||Sun 5:30 PM||2556 km||1588 miles||1380 nm|| NNW|
|Tarawa||Sun 8:30 PM||2623 km||1630 miles||1416 nm|| SE|
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