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, February 15, 2013 at 02:44:00 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: 25%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, February 15, 2013 at 02:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 03' ||North|
|Longitude: ||163° 04' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.51 meters/second, 1582.3 km/hour, 983.2 miles/hour or 854.3 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' 31.8"||16.39 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||north||16.39 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 52.4"||983.06 mi||west||0° 09' 00.6"||10.32 mi||north||982.84 mi|
|24 hours||11° 16' 17.6"||762.58 mi||east||3° 17' 01.6"||225.76 mi||north||790.42 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Thu 4:44 PM||1165 km||724 miles||629 nm|| NNE|
|Kiritimati||Fri 4:44 PM||1292 km||803 miles||698 nm|| SSE|
|Baker Island||Thu 2:44 PM||1980 km||1230 miles||1069 nm|| SW|
|Midway||Thu 3:44 PM||2328 km||1446 miles||1257 nm|| NW|
|Fakaofo||Fri 3:44 PM||2536 km||1576 miles||1369 nm|| SSW|
|Majuro||Fri 2:44 PM||2876 km||1787 miles||1553 nm|| W|
|Tarawa||Fri 2:44 PM||2893 km||1797 miles||1562 nm|| WSW|
|Funafuti||Fri 2:44 PM||3004 km||1867 miles||1622 nm|| SW|
|Apia *||Fri 4:44 PM||3020 km||1877 miles||1631 nm|| SSW|
|Wake Island||Fri 2:44 PM||3339 km||2075 miles||1803 nm|| WNW|
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