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 09:02:00 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: 93%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 09:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 11' ||North|
|Longitude: ||166° 26' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.33 meters/second, 1516.8 km/hour, 942.5 miles/hour or 819.0 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' 42.1"||942.25 mi||west||0° 02' 44.5"||3.15 mi||south||942.39 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 04.1"||758.76 mi||east||1° 31' 51.2"||105.31 mi||south||769.62 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Wed 11:02 PM||902 km||560 miles||487 nm|| E|
|Midway||Wed 10:02 PM||1422 km||883 miles||768 nm|| NW|
|Kiritimati||Thu 11:02 PM||2256 km||1402 miles||1218 nm|| SSE|
|Baker Island||Wed 9:02 PM||2468 km||1533 miles||1333 nm|| SSW|
|Majuro||Thu 9:02 PM||2811 km||1747 miles||1518 nm|| WSW|
|Wake Island||Thu 9:02 PM||2820 km||1752 miles||1523 nm|| W|
|Tarawa||Thu 9:02 PM||3053 km||1897 miles||1648 nm|| SW|
|Fakaofo||Thu 10:02 PM||3311 km||2058 miles||1788 nm|| S|
|Funafuti||Thu 9:02 PM||3543 km||2202 miles||1913 nm|| SSW|
|Adak||Wed 11:02 PM||3626 km||2253 miles||1958 nm|| NNW|
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