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 Friday, January 25, 2013 at 08:42:00 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: 97%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 25, 2013 at 08:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 41' ||North|
|Longitude: ||149° 55' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.33 meters/second, 1531.2 km/hour, 951.4 miles/hour or 826.8 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' 30.8"||15.86 mi||west||0° 00' 04.9"||0.09 mi||south||15.86 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 54.8"||951.23 mi||west||0° 04' 57.1"||5.68 mi||south||951.48 mi|
|24 hours||11° 33' 54.4"||757.98 mi||east||2° 22' 51.0"||163.74 mi||south||780.43 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hilo||Thu 10:42 PM||555 km||345 miles||300 nm|| WNW|
|Honolulu||Thu 10:42 PM||881 km||547 miles||476 nm|| WNW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 10:42 PM||2029 km||1261 miles||1096 nm|| SSW|
|Midway||Thu 9:42 PM||2989 km||1857 miles||1614 nm|| WNW|
|San Francisco||Fri 12:42 AM||3404 km||2115 miles||1838 nm|| NE|
|Baker Island||Thu 8:42 PM||3551 km||2207 miles||1918 nm|| WSW|
|Los Angeles||Fri 12:42 AM||3567 km||2216 miles||1926 nm|| NE|
|Fakaofo||Fri 9:42 PM||3887 km||2415 miles||2099 nm|| SW|
|Las Vegas||Fri 12:42 AM||3912 km||2431 miles||2112 nm|| NE|
|Papeete||Thu 10:42 PM||4006 km||2490 miles||2163 nm|| S|
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