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 10:02:00 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: 97%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 25, 2013 at 10:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 35' ||North|
|Longitude: ||169° 16' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.62 meters/second, 1532.2 km/hour, 952.1 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' 56.0"||951.87 mi||west||0° 05' 04.2"||5.81 mi||south||952.12 mi|
|24 hours||11° 33' 24.0"||757.92 mi||east||2° 25' 34.4"||166.86 mi||south||781.08 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Fri 12:02 AM||1232 km||765 miles||665 nm|| ENE|
|Midway||Thu 11:02 PM||1350 km||839 miles||729 nm|| NW|
|Baker Island||Thu 10:02 PM||2181 km||1355 miles||1178 nm|| SSW|
|Kiritimati||Sat 12:02 AM||2261 km||1405 miles||1221 nm|| SE|
|Majuro||Fri 10:02 PM||2465 km||1532 miles||1331 nm|| WSW|
|Wake Island||Fri 10:02 PM||2537 km||1576 miles||1370 nm|| W|
|Tarawa||Fri 10:02 PM||2712 km||1685 miles||1464 nm|| SW|
|Fakaofo||Fri 11:02 PM||3098 km||1925 miles||1673 nm|| S|
|Funafuti||Fri 10:02 PM||3253 km||2021 miles||1756 nm|| SSW|
|Yaren||Fri 10:02 PM||3355 km||2085 miles||1812 nm|| SW|
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