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 11:52:00 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 11:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 03' ||North|
|Longitude: ||152° 27' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.69 meters/second, 1518.1 km/hour, 943.3 miles/hour or 819.7 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' 30.7"||15.72 mi||west||0° 00' 03.0"||0.06 mi||south||15.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 42.10"||943.07 mi||west||0° 03' 00.8"||3.46 mi||south||943.22 mi|
|24 hours||11° 40' 25.9"||758.72 mi||east||1° 38' 10.7"||112.56 mi||south||770.81 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saipan||Thu 9:52 PM||891 km||554 miles||481 nm|| SW|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Thu 9:52 PM||1097 km||682 miles||592 nm|| SW|
|Wake Island||Thu 11:52 PM||1491 km||926 miles||805 nm|| E|
|Palikir||Thu 10:52 PM||1579 km||981 miles||853 nm|| SSE|
|Yokohama||Thu 8:52 PM||2117 km||1316 miles||1143 nm|| NNW|
|Tokyo||Thu 8:52 PM||2136 km||1327 miles||1153 nm|| NNW|
|Nagoya||Thu 8:52 PM||2264 km||1407 miles||1223 nm|| NW|
|Osaka||Thu 8:52 PM||2324 km||1444 miles||1255 nm|| NW|
|Kyoto||Thu 8:52 PM||2331 km||1448 miles||1258 nm|| NW|
|Kobe||Thu 8:52 PM||2349 km||1460 miles||1268 nm|| NW|
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