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 Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 07:42:00 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: 92%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 07:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 15' ||North|
|Longitude: ||147° 05' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.17 meters/second, 1516.2 km/hour, 942.1 miles/hour or 818.7 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"||15.70 mi||west||0° 00' 02.5"||0.05 mi||south||15.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 41.8"||941.89 mi||west||0° 02' 36.9"||3.00 mi||south||942.02 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 20.6"||758.77 mi||east||1° 28' 51.6"||101.88 mi||south||769.07 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Wed 9:42 PM||1128 km||701 miles||609 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Thu 9:42 PM||2319 km||1441 miles||1252 nm|| SSW|
|San Francisco||Wed 11:42 PM||3071 km||1908 miles||1658 nm|| NE|
|Midway||Wed 8:42 PM||3191 km||1983 miles||1723 nm|| WNW|
|Los Angeles||Wed 11:42 PM||3225 km||2004 miles||1741 nm|| NE|
|Las Vegas||Wed 11:42 PM||3570 km||2218 miles||1928 nm|| NE|
|Phoenix||Thu 12:42 AM||3751 km||2331 miles||2026 nm|| ENE|
|Seattle||Wed 11:42 PM||3766 km||2340 miles||2034 nm|| NNE|
|Hermosillo||Thu 12:42 AM||3768 km||2341 miles||2035 nm|| ENE|
|Vancouver||Wed 11:42 PM||3861 km||2399 miles||2085 nm|| NNE|
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