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 10:12:00 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 10:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 34' ||North|
|Longitude: ||171° 41' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.65 meters/second, 1532.3 km/hour, 952.2 miles/hour or 827.4 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' 56.1"||951.95 mi||west||0° 05' 05.1"||5.83 mi||south||952.20 mi|
|24 hours||11° 33' 20.3"||757.91 mi||east||2° 25' 54.8"||167.25 mi||south||781.17 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Midway||Thu 11:12 PM||1216 km||756 miles||657 nm|| NNW|
|Honolulu||Fri 12:12 AM||1479 km||919 miles||798 nm|| ENE|
|Baker Island||Thu 10:12 PM||2098 km||1304 miles||1133 nm|| SSW|
|Majuro||Fri 10:12 PM||2243 km||1394 miles||1211 nm|| WSW|
|Wake Island||Fri 10:12 PM||2283 km||1418 miles||1232 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Sat 12:12 AM||2421 km||1505 miles||1307 nm|| SE|
|Tarawa||Fri 10:12 PM||2529 km||1571 miles||1365 nm|| SW|
|Fakaofo||Fri 11:12 PM||3089 km||1920 miles||1668 nm|| S|
|Yaren||Fri 10:12 PM||3153 km||1959 miles||1702 nm|| SW|
|Funafuti||Fri 10:12 PM||3157 km||1962 miles||1705 nm|| SSW|
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