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 08:02:00 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 08:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 14' ||North|
|Longitude: ||151° 55' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.21 meters/second, 1516.3 km/hour, 942.2 miles/hour or 818.8 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"||15.70 mi||west||0° 00' 02.5"||0.05 mi||south||15.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 41.9"||941.97 mi||west||0° 02' 38.7"||3.04 mi||south||942.11 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 16.5"||758.77 mi||east||1° 29' 36.5"||102.74 mi||south||769.20 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hilo||Wed 10:02 PM||336 km||209 miles||182 nm|| W|
|Wailuku||Wed 10:02 PM||483 km||300 miles||261 nm|| W|
|Honolulu||Wed 10:02 PM||629 km||391 miles||340 nm|| WNW|
|Kiritimati||Thu 10:02 PM||2115 km||1314 miles||1142 nm|| SSW|
|Midway||Wed 9:02 PM||2725 km||1694 miles||1472 nm|| WNW|
|San Francisco||Thu 12:02 AM||3444 km||2140 miles||1860 nm|| NE|
|Baker Island||Wed 8:02 PM||3474 km||2159 miles||1876 nm|| SW|
|Los Angeles||Thu 12:02 AM||3649 km||2267 miles||1970 nm|| ENE|
|Fakaofo||Thu 9:02 PM||3898 km||2422 miles||2105 nm|| SW|
|Unalaska||Wed 11:02 PM||3938 km||2447 miles||2127 nm|| NNW|
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