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 10:40:00 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 10:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 48' ||North|
|Longitude: ||158° 08' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.69 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' 42.8"||938.57 mi||west||0° 00' 34.7"||0.66 mi||south||938.60 mi|
|24 hours||11° 43' 24.2"||758.31 mi||east||0° 40' 38.5"||46.60 mi||south||761.41 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Wed 10:40 PM||905 km||563 miles||489 nm|| E|
|Palikir||Wed 9:40 PM||1535 km||954 miles||829 nm|| S|
|Hagåtña||Wed 8:40 PM||1637 km||1017 miles||884 nm|| WSW|
|Majuro||Wed 10:40 PM||2063 km||1282 miles||1114 nm|| SE|
|Yokohama||Wed 7:40 PM||2429 km||1509 miles||1312 nm|| NW|
|Tokyo||Wed 7:40 PM||2442 km||1517 miles||1319 nm|| NW|
|Yaren||Wed 10:40 PM||2545 km||1582 miles||1374 nm|| SSE|
|Midway||Tue 11:40 PM||2609 km||1621 miles||1408 nm|| ENE|
|Nagoya||Wed 7:40 PM||2617 km||1626 miles||1413 nm|| NW|
|Tarawa||Wed 10:40 PM||2683 km||1667 miles||1449 nm|| SE|
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