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 10:42:00 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 10:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 31' ||North|
|Longitude: ||178° 56' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.76 meters/second, 1532.7 km/hour, 952.4 miles/hour or 827.6 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' 05.1"||0.10 mi||south||15.87 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 56.4"||952.19 mi||west||0° 05' 07.8"||5.88 mi||south||952.45 mi|
|24 hours||11° 33' 08.8"||757.89 mi||east||2° 26' 55.8"||168.42 mi||south||781.41 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Midway||Thu 11:42 PM||1085 km||674 miles||586 nm|| N|
|Wake Island||Fri 10:42 PM||1520 km||945 miles||821 nm|| W|
|Majuro||Fri 10:42 PM||1650 km||1025 miles||891 nm|| SW|
|Baker Island||Thu 10:42 PM||2045 km||1271 miles||1104 nm|| S|
|Tarawa||Fri 10:42 PM||2087 km||1297 miles||1127 nm|| SSW|
|Honolulu||Fri 12:42 AM||2227 km||1384 miles||1203 nm|| ENE|
|Yaren||Fri 10:42 PM||2615 km||1625 miles||1412 nm|| SW|
|Palikir||Fri 9:42 PM||2793 km||1735 miles||1508 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Sat 12:42 AM||2992 km||1859 miles||1616 nm|| SE|
|Funafuti||Fri 10:42 PM||2997 km||1862 miles||1618 nm|| S|
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