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 11:52:00 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 11:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 25' ||North|
|Longitude: ||164° 07' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.01 meters/second, 1533.6 km/hour, 953.0 miles/hour or 828.1 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' 57.5"||952.76 mi||west||0° 05' 14.0"||6.00 mi||south||953.02 mi|
|24 hours||11° 32' 41.5"||757.83 mi||east||2° 29' 17.6"||171.12 mi||south||781.99 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Fri 11:52 PM||283 km||176 miles||153 nm|| ENE|
|Palikir||Fri 10:52 PM||1427 km||887 miles||771 nm|| SSW|
|Majuro||Fri 11:52 PM||1464 km||910 miles||790 nm|| SSE|
|Tarawa||Fri 11:52 PM||2116 km||1315 miles||1143 nm|| SSE|
|Yaren||Fri 11:52 PM||2119 km||1316 miles||1144 nm|| S|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Fri 9:52 PM||2143 km||1332 miles||1157 nm|| WSW|
|Midway||Fri 12:52 AM||2177 km||1353 miles||1176 nm|| ENE|
|Baker Island||Thu 11:52 PM||2926 km||1818 miles||1580 nm|| SE|
|Tokyo||Fri 8:52 PM||3072 km||1909 miles||1659 nm|| NW|
|Honiara||Fri 10:52 PM||3114 km||1935 miles||1682 nm|| S|
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