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 Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 06:36:00 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: 45%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 06:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 14' ||North|
|Longitude: ||163° 25' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.71 meters/second, 1536.2 km/hour, 954.5 miles/hour or 829.5 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' 31.3"||15.91 mi||west||0° 00' 05.1"||0.10 mi||north||15.91 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 24.1"||954.31 mi||west||0° 05' 00.7"||5.75 mi||north||954.10 mi|
|24 hours||11° 29' 51.0"||755.56 mi||east||1° 35' 55.0"||109.96 mi||north||759.99 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Sun 6:36 PM||361 km||224 miles||195 nm|| ENE|
|Palikir||Sun 5:36 PM||1375 km||854 miles||742 nm|| SSW|
|Majuro||Sun 6:36 PM||1488 km||925 miles||804 nm|| SE|
|Hagåtña||Sun 4:36 PM||2065 km||1283 miles||1115 nm|| WSW|
|Yaren||Sun 6:36 PM||2110 km||1311 miles||1139 nm|| S|
|Tarawa||Sun 6:36 PM||2134 km||1326 miles||1152 nm|| SSE|
|Midway||Sat 7:36 PM||2252 km||1399 miles||1216 nm|| ENE|
|Baker Island||Sat 6:36 PM||2969 km||1845 miles||1603 nm|| SE|
|Tokyo||Sun 3:36 PM||3033 km||1884 miles||1638 nm|| NW|
|Honiara||Sun 5:36 PM||3083 km||1915 miles||1664 nm|| S|
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