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 Monday, January 21, 2013 at 10:20:00 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: 72%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, January 21, 2013 at 10:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 22' ||North|
|Longitude: ||139° 47' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.85 meters/second, 1525.9 km/hour, 948.1 miles/hour or 823.9 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' 31.3"||15.80 mi||west||0° 00' 04.0"||0.08 mi||north||15.80 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 24.0"||947.90 mi||west||0° 03' 57.4"||4.54 mi||north||947.71 mi|
|24 hours||11° 31' 36.9"||752.41 mi||east||1° 09' 59.9"||80.26 mi||north||753.95 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saipan||Mon 8:20 PM||784 km||487 miles||423 nm|| SE|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Mon 8:20 PM||840 km||522 miles||454 nm|| SE|
|Melekeok||Mon 7:20 PM||1426 km||886 miles||770 nm|| SSW|
|Hamamatsu||Mon 7:20 PM||1712 km||1064 miles||925 nm|| N|
|Shizuoka||Mon 7:20 PM||1736 km||1079 miles||937 nm|| N|
|Kumamoto||Mon 7:20 PM||1742 km||1082 miles||941 nm|| NNW|
|Osaka||Mon 7:20 PM||1748 km||1086 miles||944 nm|| NNW|
|Kobe||Mon 7:20 PM||1758 km||1092 miles||949 nm|| NNW|
|Nagoya||Mon 7:20 PM||1774 km||1102 miles||958 nm|| N|
|Kyoto||Mon 7:20 PM||1778 km||1105 miles||960 nm|| NNW|
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