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 Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at 09:42:00 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: 80%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at 09:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 31' ||North|
|Longitude: ||160° 30' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.59 meters/second, 1514.1 km/hour, 940.8 miles/hour or 817.6 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' 30.9"||15.68 mi||west||0° 00' 01.8"||0.04 mi||north||15.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 58.7"||940.59 mi||west||0° 01' 49.2"||2.09 mi||north||940.50 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 55.6"||755.96 mi||east||0° 17' 18.8"||19.85 mi||north||755.50 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Tue 9:42 PM||658 km||409 miles||355 nm|| E|
|Palikir||Tue 8:42 PM||1525 km||948 miles||823 nm|| S|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Tue 7:42 PM||1848 km||1148 miles||998 nm|| WSW|
|Majuro||Tue 9:42 PM||1875 km||1165 miles||1012 nm|| SE|
|Midway||Mon 10:42 PM||2397 km||1489 miles||1294 nm|| ENE|
|Yaren||Tue 9:42 PM||2431 km||1510 miles||1312 nm|| SSE|
|Tarawa||Tue 9:42 PM||2512 km||1561 miles||1356 nm|| SE|
|Yokohama||Tue 6:42 PM||2626 km||1632 miles||1418 nm|| NW|
|Tokyo||Tue 6:42 PM||2637 km||1639 miles||1424 nm|| NW|
|Melekeok||Tue 6:42 PM||3137 km||1949 miles||1694 nm|| WSW|
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