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 10:22:00 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 10:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 33' ||North|
|Longitude: ||174° 06' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.69 meters/second, 1532.5 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"||952.03 mi||west||0° 05' 05.9"||5.85 mi||south||952.29 mi|
|24 hours||11° 33' 16.4"||757.90 mi||east||2° 26' 15.2"||167.64 mi||south||781.25 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Midway||Thu 11:22 PM||1121 km||697 miles||605 nm|| NNW|
|Honolulu||Fri 12:22 AM||1727 km||1073 miles||933 nm|| ENE|
|Wake Island||Fri 10:22 PM||2028 km||1260 miles||1095 nm|| W|
|Majuro||Fri 10:22 PM||2031 km||1262 miles||1097 nm|| SW|
|Baker Island||Thu 10:22 PM||2047 km||1272 miles||1105 nm|| S|
|Tarawa||Fri 10:22 PM||2361 km||1467 miles||1275 nm|| SW|
|Kiritimati||Sat 12:22 AM||2599 km||1615 miles||1403 nm|| SE|
|Yaren||Fri 10:22 PM||2961 km||1840 miles||1599 nm|| SW|
|Funafuti||Fri 10:22 PM||3082 km||1915 miles||1664 nm|| SSW|
|Fakaofo||Fri 11:22 PM||3104 km||1928 miles||1676 nm|| S|
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