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 09:42:00 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 09:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 36' ||North|
|Longitude: ||164° 26' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.54 meters/second, 1532.0 km/hour, 951.9 miles/hour or 827.2 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"||15.87 mi||west||0° 00' 05.0"||0.10 mi||south||15.87 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 55.6"||951.71 mi||west||0° 05' 02.5"||5.78 mi||south||951.96 mi|
|24 hours||11° 33' 31.6"||757.93 mi||east||2° 24' 53.6"||166.08 mi||south||780.92 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Thu 11:42 PM||750 km||466 miles||405 nm|| ENE|
|Midway||Thu 10:42 PM||1696 km||1054 miles||916 nm|| NW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 11:42 PM||2007 km||1247 miles||1084 nm|| SSE|
|Baker Island||Thu 9:42 PM||2425 km||1507 miles||1310 nm|| SW|
|Majuro||Fri 9:42 PM||2928 km||1819 miles||1581 nm|| WSW|
|Wake Island||Fri 9:42 PM||3044 km||1892 miles||1644 nm|| W|
|Tarawa||Fri 9:42 PM||3112 km||1934 miles||1681 nm|| SW|
|Fakaofo||Fri 10:42 PM||3183 km||1978 miles||1719 nm|| SSW|
|Funafuti||Fri 9:42 PM||3496 km||2173 miles||1888 nm|| SSW|
|Apia *||Fri 11:42 PM||3677 km||2285 miles||1985 nm|| SSW|
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