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 11:12:00 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 11:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 05' ||North|
|Longitude: ||162° 07' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.60 meters/second, 1517.8 km/hour, 943.1 miles/hour or 819.5 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"||0.06 mi||south||15.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 42.7"||942.87 mi||west||0° 02' 56.9"||3.38 mi||south||943.02 mi|
|24 hours||11° 40' 35.2"||758.73 mi||east||1° 36' 41.7"||110.86 mi||south||770.53 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Thu 11:12 PM||483 km||300 miles||261 nm|| E|
|Palikir||Thu 10:12 PM||1519 km||944 miles||820 nm|| SSW|
|Majuro||Thu 11:12 PM||1735 km||1078 miles||937 nm|| SE|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Thu 9:12 PM||1990 km||1236 miles||1074 nm|| WSW|
|Midway||Thu 12:12 AM||2265 km||1408 miles||1223 nm|| ENE|
|Yaren||Thu 11:12 PM||2340 km||1454 miles||1264 nm|| SSE|
|Tarawa||Thu 11:12 PM||2381 km||1479 miles||1285 nm|| SSE|
|Tokyo||Thu 8:12 PM||2792 km||1735 miles||1508 nm|| NW|
|Baker Island||Wed 11:12 PM||3206 km||1992 miles||1731 nm|| SE|
|Honiara||Thu 10:12 PM||3274 km||2034 miles||1768 nm|| S|
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