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 Saturday, January 26, 2013 at 09:52:00 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: 99%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 26, 2013 at 09:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 10' ||North|
|Longitude: ||155° 17' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.41 meters/second, 1553.1 km/hour, 965.0 miles/hour or 838.6 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' 31.2"||16.08 mi||west||0° 00' 07.1"||0.13 mi||south||16.09 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 18.8"||964.87 mi||west||0° 07' 05.4"||8.13 mi||south||965.19 mi|
|24 hours||11° 23' 35.0"||757.04 mi||east||3° 10' 49.5"||218.68 mi||south||793.44 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hilo||Fri 11:52 PM||391 km||243 miles||211 nm|| N|
|Wailuku||Fri 11:52 PM||537 km||334 miles||290 nm|| NNW|
|Honolulu||Fri 11:52 PM||630 km||392 miles||340 nm|| NNW|
|Kiritimati||Sat 11:52 PM||1598 km||993 miles||863 nm|| S|
|Midway||Fri 10:52 PM||2632 km||1635 miles||1421 nm|| NW|
|Baker Island||Fri 9:52 PM||2922 km||1815 miles||1578 nm|| SW|
|Fakaofo||Sat 10:52 PM||3326 km||2067 miles||1796 nm|| SSW|
|Papeete||Fri 11:52 PM||3780 km||2349 miles||2041 nm|| S|
|Apia *||Sat 11:52 PM||3781 km||2350 miles||2042 nm|| SSW|
|Majuro||Sat 9:52 PM||3782 km||2350 miles||2042 nm|| WSW|
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