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 12:02:00 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 12:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 03' ||North|
|Longitude: ||150° 02' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.72 meters/second, 1518.2 km/hour, 943.4 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' 30.6"||15.72 mi||west||0° 00' 03.0"||0.06 mi||south||15.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 43.1"||943.12 mi||west||0° 03' 01.8"||3.47 mi||south||943.27 mi|
|24 hours||11° 40' 23.5"||758.71 mi||east||1° 38' 32.8"||112.98 mi||south||770.88 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saipan||Thu 10:02 PM||703 km||437 miles||380 nm|| SW|
|Hagåtña||Thu 10:02 PM||919 km||571 miles||496 nm|| SW|
|Palikir||Thu 11:02 PM||1698 km||1055 miles||917 nm|| SSE|
|Wake Island||Fri 12:02 AM||1744 km||1084 miles||942 nm|| E|
|Yokohama||Thu 9:02 PM||1987 km||1235 miles||1073 nm|| NNW|
|Kawasaki||Thu 9:02 PM||1991 km||1237 miles||1075 nm|| NNW|
|Tokyo||Thu 9:02 PM||2007 km||1247 miles||1084 nm|| NNW|
|Nagoya||Thu 9:02 PM||2114 km||1313 miles||1141 nm|| NW|
|Osaka||Thu 9:02 PM||2161 km||1343 miles||1167 nm|| NW|
|Melekeok||Thu 9:02 PM||2166 km||1346 miles||1169 nm|| SW|
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