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 08:42:00 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 08:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 12' ||North|
|Longitude: ||161° 36' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.29 meters/second, 1516.6 km/hour, 942.4 miles/hour or 818.9 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"||15.71 mi||west||0° 00' 02.7"||0.05 mi||south||15.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 42.0"||942.15 mi||west||0° 02' 42.7"||3.11 mi||south||942.30 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 08.3"||758.76 mi||east||1° 31' 06.3"||104.45 mi||south||769.48 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Wed 10:42 PM||408 km||254 miles||220 nm|| ENE|
|Wailuku||Wed 10:42 PM||537 km||333 miles||290 nm|| E|
|Hilo||Wed 10:42 PM||684 km||425 miles||369 nm|| E|
|Midway||Wed 9:42 PM||1829 km||1137 miles||988 nm|| WNW|
|Kiritimati||Thu 10:42 PM||2081 km||1293 miles||1124 nm|| SSE|
|Baker Island||Wed 8:42 PM||2744 km||1705 miles||1482 nm|| SW|
|Majuro||Thu 8:42 PM||3270 km||2032 miles||1766 nm|| WSW|
|Wake Island||Thu 8:42 PM||3325 km||2066 miles||1795 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Thu 9:42 PM||3437 km||2136 miles||1856 nm|| SSW|
|Tarawa||Thu 8:42 PM||3458 km||2149 miles||1867 nm|| SW|
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