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 Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 10:12:00 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: 87%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 10:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 48' ||North|
|Longitude: ||164° 55' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.68 meters/second, 1510.9 km/hour, 938.8 miles/hour or 815.8 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' 30.6"||15.65 mi||west||0° 00' 00.5"||0.01 mi||south||15.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 42.9"||938.55 mi||west||0° 00' 32.0"||0.61 mi||south||938.58 mi|
|24 hours||11° 43' 23.7"||758.28 mi||east||0° 39' 33.5"||45.36 mi||south||761.27 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Wed 10:12 PM||247 km||153 miles||133 nm|| SE|
|Majuro||Wed 10:12 PM||1655 km||1028 miles||894 nm|| SSE|
|Palikir||Wed 9:12 PM||1699 km||1056 miles||917 nm|| SSW|
|Midway||Tue 11:12 PM||1971 km||1225 miles||1064 nm|| ENE|
|Hagåtña||Wed 8:12 PM||2291 km||1423 miles||1237 nm|| WSW|
|Tarawa||Wed 10:12 PM||2317 km||1440 miles||1251 nm|| SSE|
|Yaren||Wed 10:12 PM||2370 km||1472 miles||1279 nm|| S|
|Tokyo||Wed 7:12 PM||2960 km||1839 miles||1598 nm|| NW|
|Baker Island||Tue 10:12 PM||3048 km||1894 miles||1646 nm|| SE|
|Honiara||Wed 9:12 PM||3387 km||2105 miles||1829 nm|| S|
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