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 10:02:00 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 10:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 31' ||North|
|Longitude: ||155° 40' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.56 meters/second, 1514.0 km/hour, 940.8 miles/hour or 817.5 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' 58.3"||940.52 mi||west||0° 01' 47.3"||2.05 mi||north||940.43 mi|
|24 hours||11° 40' 01.0"||756.00 mi||east||0° 16' 32.7"||18.97 mi||north||755.56 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Tue 10:02 PM||1158 km||720 miles||625 nm|| E|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Tue 8:02 PM||1399 km||869 miles||755 nm|| WSW|
|Palikir||Tue 9:02 PM||1529 km||950 miles||826 nm|| S|
|Majuro||Tue 10:02 PM||2235 km||1389 miles||1207 nm|| SE|
|Yokohama||Tue 7:02 PM||2278 km||1416 miles||1230 nm|| NW|
|Tokyo||Tue 7:02 PM||2293 km||1425 miles||1238 nm|| NW|
|Nagoya||Tue 7:02 PM||2450 km||1523 miles||1323 nm|| NW|
|Osaka||Tue 7:02 PM||2525 km||1569 miles||1363 nm|| NW|
|Kyoto||Tue 7:02 PM||2526 km||1570 miles||1364 nm|| NW|
|Kobe||Tue 7:02 PM||2552 km||1585 miles||1378 nm|| NW|
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