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 10:42:00 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 10:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 07' ||North|
|Longitude: ||169° 23' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.54 meters/second, 1517.5 km/hour, 943.0 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' 02.9"||0.05 mi||south||15.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 42.6"||942.72 mi||west||0° 02' 54.1"||3.33 mi||south||942.87 mi|
|24 hours||348° 19' 17.7"||758.74 mi||west||1° 35' 34.7"||109.58 mi||south||770.32 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Thu 10:42 PM||301 km||187 miles||162 nm|| WSW|
|Majuro||Thu 10:42 PM||1448 km||900 miles||782 nm|| S|
|Midway||Wed 11:42 PM||1616 km||1004 miles||872 nm|| NE|
|Palikir||Thu 9:42 PM||1897 km||1179 miles||1024 nm|| SW|
|Tarawa||Thu 10:42 PM||2105 km||1308 miles||1137 nm|| S|
|Yaren||Thu 10:42 PM||2300 km||1429 miles||1242 nm|| S|
|Baker Island||Wed 10:42 PM||2689 km||1671 miles||1452 nm|| SE|
|Hagåtña||Thu 8:42 PM||2723 km||1692 miles||1470 nm|| WSW|
|Funafuti||Thu 10:42 PM||3345 km||2078 miles||1806 nm|| SSE|
|Tokyo||Thu 7:42 PM||3374 km||2096 miles||1822 nm|| NW|
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