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 09:42:00 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: 93%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 09:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 10' ||North|
|Longitude: ||176° 06' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.41 meters/second, 1517.1 km/hour, 942.7 miles/hour or 819.2 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' 42.2"||942.43 mi||west||0° 02' 48.4"||3.22 mi||south||942.58 mi|
|24 hours||11° 40' 55.5"||758.75 mi||east||1° 33' 20.6"||107.02 mi||south||769.89 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Midway||Wed 10:42 PM||901 km||560 miles||487 nm|| N|
|Wake Island||Thu 9:42 PM||1810 km||1124 miles||977 nm|| W|
|Honolulu||Wed 11:42 PM||1904 km||1183 miles||1028 nm|| E|
|Majuro||Thu 9:42 PM||1987 km||1235 miles||1073 nm|| SW|
|Baker Island||Wed 9:42 PM||2209 km||1373 miles||1193 nm|| S|
|Tarawa||Thu 9:42 PM||2388 km||1484 miles||1290 nm|| SSW|
|Kiritimati||Thu 11:42 PM||2875 km||1786 miles||1552 nm|| SE|
|Yaren||Thu 9:42 PM||2944 km||1829 miles||1590 nm|| SW|
|Palikir||Thu 8:42 PM||3139 km||1951 miles||1695 nm|| WSW|
|Funafuti||Thu 9:42 PM||3213 km||1996 miles||1735 nm|| S|
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