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 10:52:00 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 10:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 30' ||North|
|Longitude: ||178° 38' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.79 meters/second, 1532.9 km/hour, 952.5 miles/hour or 827.7 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"||15.88 mi||west||0° 00' 05.1"||0.10 mi||south||15.88 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 56.5"||952.27 mi||west||0° 05' 08.7"||5.90 mi||south||952.53 mi|
|24 hours||348° 26' 55.1"||757.88 mi||west||2° 27' 16.1"||168.80 mi||south||781.50 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Midway||Thu 11:52 PM||1149 km||714 miles||621 nm|| NNE|
|Wake Island||Fri 10:52 PM||1266 km||787 miles||684 nm|| W|
|Majuro||Fri 10:52 PM||1493 km||928 miles||806 nm|| SSW|
|Tarawa||Fri 10:52 PM||1988 km||1235 miles||1074 nm|| SSW|
|Baker Island||Thu 10:52 PM||2095 km||1302 miles||1131 nm|| SSE|
|Yaren||Fri 10:52 PM||2466 km||1532 miles||1331 nm|| SSW|
|Honolulu||Fri 12:52 AM||2478 km||1540 miles||1338 nm|| E|
|Palikir||Fri 9:52 PM||2562 km||1592 miles||1384 nm|| WSW|
|Funafuti||Fri 10:52 PM||2989 km||1858 miles||1614 nm|| S|
|Kiritimati||Sat 12:52 AM||3204 km||1991 miles||1730 nm|| ESE|
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