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 10:22:00 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 10:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 08' ||North|
|Longitude: ||174° 13' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.50 meters/second, 1517.4 km/hour, 942.9 miles/hour or 819.3 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"||15.72 mi||west||0° 00' 02.7"||0.05 mi||south||15.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 42.5"||942.62 mi||west||0° 02' 52.1"||3.29 mi||south||942.77 mi|
|24 hours||348° 19' 13.2"||758.74 mi||west||1° 34' 50.0"||108.73 mi||south||770.17 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Thu 10:22 PM||799 km||497 miles||431 nm|| W|
|Midway||Wed 11:22 PM||1237 km||769 miles||668 nm|| NE|
|Majuro||Thu 10:22 PM||1472 km||915 miles||795 nm|| SSW|
|Tarawa||Thu 10:22 PM||2074 km||1289 miles||1120 nm|| S|
|Palikir||Thu 9:22 PM||2267 km||1409 miles||1224 nm|| SW|
|Yaren||Thu 10:22 PM||2420 km||1504 miles||1307 nm|| SSW|
|Baker Island||Wed 10:22 PM||2427 km||1508 miles||1310 nm|| SSE|
|Honolulu||Thu 12:22 AM||2908 km||1807 miles||1570 nm|| E|
|Funafuti||Thu 10:22 PM||3215 km||1998 miles||1736 nm|| S|
|Hagåtña||Thu 8:22 PM||3221 km||2001 miles||1739 nm|| W|
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