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 10:20:00 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 10:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 33' ||North|
|Longitude: ||173° 37' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.68 meters/second, 1532.4 km/hour, 952.2 miles/hour or 827.5 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' 30.9"||15.87 mi||west||0° 00' 05.1"||0.10 mi||south||15.87 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 56.1"||952.02 mi||west||0° 05' 05.9"||5.84 mi||south||952.27 mi|
|24 hours||11° 33' 17.1"||757.90 mi||east||2° 26' 11.2"||167.56 mi||south||781.23 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Midway||Thu 11:20 PM||1137 km||706 miles||614 nm|| NNW|
|Honolulu||Fri 12:20 AM||1677 km||1042 miles||906 nm|| ENE|
|Baker Island||Thu 10:20 PM||2054 km||1277 miles||1109 nm|| S|
|Majuro||Fri 10:20 PM||2073 km||1288 miles||1119 nm|| SW|
|Wake Island||Fri 10:20 PM||2079 km||1292 miles||1123 nm|| W|
|Tarawa||Fri 10:20 PM||2393 km||1487 miles||1292 nm|| SW|
|Kiritimati||Sat 12:20 AM||2562 km||1592 miles||1383 nm|| SE|
|Yaren||Fri 10:20 PM||2998 km||1863 miles||1619 nm|| SW|
|Funafuti||Fri 10:20 PM||3095 km||1923 miles||1671 nm|| SSW|
|Fakaofo||Fri 11:20 PM||3099 km||1926 miles||1673 nm|| S|
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