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 11:02:00 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 11:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 29' ||North|
|Longitude: ||176° 13' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.83 meters/second, 1533.0 km/hour, 952.6 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' 30.8"||15.88 mi||west||0° 00' 05.1"||0.10 mi||south||15.88 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 56.8"||952.36 mi||west||0° 05' 09.5"||5.92 mi||south||952.61 mi|
|24 hours||348° 26' 59.0"||757.87 mi||west||2° 27' 36.4"||169.19 mi||south||781.58 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Fri 11:02 PM||1012 km||629 miles||547 nm|| W|
|Midway||Fri 12:02 AM||1260 km||783 miles||680 nm|| NNE|
|Majuro||Fri 11:02 PM||1368 km||850 miles||738 nm|| SSW|
|Tarawa||Fri 11:02 PM||1921 km||1194 miles||1037 nm|| S|
|Baker Island||Thu 11:02 PM||2176 km||1352 miles||1175 nm|| SSE|
|Yaren||Fri 11:02 PM||2338 km||1453 miles||1262 nm|| SSW|
|Palikir||Fri 10:02 PM||2338 km||1453 miles||1263 nm|| WSW|
|Honolulu||Fri 1:02 AM||2729 km||1696 miles||1474 nm|| E|
|Funafuti||Fri 11:02 PM||3005 km||1867 miles||1623 nm|| S|
|Fakaofo||Sat 12:02 AM||3375 km||2097 miles||1823 nm|| SSE|
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