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 09:52:00 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: 97%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 25, 2013 at 09:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 35' ||North|
|Longitude: ||166° 51' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.58 meters/second, 1532.1 km/hour, 952.0 miles/hour or 827.3 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' 55.7"||951.79 mi||west||0° 05' 03.3"||5.80 mi||south||952.04 mi|
|24 hours||11° 33' 27.9"||757.92 mi||east||2° 25' 14.1"||166.47 mi||south||781.00 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Thu 11:52 PM||988 km||614 miles||533 nm|| ENE|
|Midway||Thu 10:52 PM||1513 km||940 miles||817 nm|| NW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 11:52 PM||2121 km||1318 miles||1145 nm|| SSE|
|Baker Island||Thu 9:52 PM||2291 km||1424 miles||1237 nm|| SSW|
|Majuro||Fri 9:52 PM||2694 km||1674 miles||1454 nm|| WSW|
|Wake Island||Fri 9:52 PM||2790 km||1734 miles||1507 nm|| W|
|Tarawa||Fri 9:52 PM||2907 km||1806 miles||1570 nm|| SW|
|Fakaofo||Fri 10:52 PM||3129 km||1945 miles||1690 nm|| S|
|Funafuti||Fri 9:52 PM||3366 km||2092 miles||1818 nm|| SSW|
|Yaren||Fri 9:52 PM||3565 km||2215 miles||1925 nm|| WSW|
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