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 10:32:00 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 10:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 07' ||North|
|Longitude: ||171° 48' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.52 meters/second, 1517.5 km/hour, 942.9 miles/hour or 819.4 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' 42.6"||942.67 mi||west||0° 02' 53.2"||3.31 mi||south||942.82 mi|
|24 hours||348° 19' 15.5"||758.74 mi||west||1° 35' 12.4"||109.15 mi||south||770.25 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Thu 10:32 PM||548 km||340 miles||296 nm|| W|
|Midway||Wed 11:32 PM||1418 km||881 miles||766 nm|| NE|
|Majuro||Thu 10:32 PM||1437 km||893 miles||776 nm|| S|
|Tarawa||Thu 10:32 PM||2073 km||1288 miles||1119 nm|| S|
|Palikir||Thu 9:32 PM||2074 km||1289 miles||1120 nm|| SW|
|Yaren||Thu 10:32 PM||2346 km||1458 miles||1267 nm|| SSW|
|Baker Island||Wed 10:32 PM||2548 km||1583 miles||1376 nm|| SSE|
|Hagåtña||Thu 8:32 PM||2971 km||1846 miles||1604 nm|| W|
|Honolulu||Thu 12:32 AM||3159 km||1963 miles||1706 nm|| E|
|Funafuti||Thu 10:32 PM||3270 km||2032 miles||1766 nm|| SSE|
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