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 10:50:00 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: 81%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at 10:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 33' ||North|
|Longitude: ||144° 03' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.49 meters/second, 1513.8 km/hour, 940.6 miles/hour or 817.4 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"||0.03 mi||north||15.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 57.6"||940.36 mi||west||0° 01' 42.8"||1.96 mi||north||940.27 mi|
|24 hours||11° 40' 13.2"||756.10 mi||east||0° 14' 42.1"||16.86 mi||north||755.68 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saipan||Tue 8:50 PM||618 km||384 miles||334 nm|| SSE|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Tue 8:50 PM||786 km||488 miles||424 nm|| S|
|Hamamatsu||Tue 7:50 PM||1688 km||1049 miles||911 nm|| NNW|
|Shizuoka||Tue 7:50 PM||1693 km||1052 miles||914 nm|| NNW|
|Yokohama||Tue 7:50 PM||1707 km||1061 miles||922 nm|| NNW|
|Kawasaki||Tue 7:50 PM||1714 km||1065 miles||926 nm|| NNW|
|Sagamihara||Tue 7:50 PM||1727 km||1073 miles||932 nm|| NNW|
|Tokyo||Tue 7:50 PM||1732 km||1076 miles||935 nm|| NNW|
|Nagoya||Tue 7:50 PM||1765 km||1097 miles||953 nm|| NNW|
|Melekeok||Tue 7:50 PM||1765 km||1097 miles||953 nm|| SW|
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