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 10:52:00 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 10:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 33' ||North|
|Longitude: ||143° 34' ||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"||940.35 mi||west||0° 01' 42.6"||1.96 mi||north||940.27 mi|
|24 hours||11° 40' 13.7"||756.11 mi||east||0° 14' 37.4"||16.77 mi||north||755.69 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saipan||Tue 8:52 PM||635 km||395 miles||343 nm|| SSE|
|Hagåtña||Tue 8:52 PM||793 km||492 miles||428 nm|| S|
|Hamamatsu||Tue 7:52 PM||1671 km||1038 miles||902 nm|| NNW|
|Shizuoka||Tue 7:52 PM||1678 km||1043 miles||906 nm|| NNW|
|Yokohama||Tue 7:52 PM||1696 km||1054 miles||916 nm|| NNW|
|Kawasaki||Tue 7:52 PM||1703 km||1058 miles||920 nm|| NNW|
|Sagamihara||Tue 7:52 PM||1715 km||1066 miles||926 nm|| NNW|
|Tokyo||Tue 7:52 PM||1721 km||1069 miles||929 nm|| NNW|
|Melekeok||Tue 7:52 PM||1736 km||1078 miles||937 nm|| SW|
|Nagoya||Tue 7:52 PM||1747 km||1086 miles||943 nm|| NNW|
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