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 08:20:00 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 08:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 22' ||North|
|Longitude: ||138° 14' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.35 meters/second, 1534.8 km/hour, 953.7 miles/hour or 828.8 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"||15.90 mi||west||0° 00' 04.9"||0.09 mi||north||15.90 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 22.7"||953.50 mi||west||0° 04' 51.8"||5.57 mi||north||953.29 mi|
|24 hours||11° 30' 21.8"||755.50 mi||east||1° 32' 11.7"||105.70 mi||north||759.44 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saipan||Sun 6:20 PM||874 km||543 miles||472 nm|| ESE|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Sun 6:20 PM||883 km||549 miles||477 nm|| SE|
|Melekeok||Sun 5:20 PM||1265 km||786 miles||683 nm|| SSW|
|Kumamoto||Sun 5:20 PM||1767 km||1098 miles||954 nm|| NNW|
|Hamamatsu||Sun 5:20 PM||1811 km||1125 miles||978 nm|| N|
|Osaka||Sun 5:20 PM||1826 km||1135 miles||986 nm|| N|
|Kobe||Sun 5:20 PM||1833 km||1139 miles||990 nm|| N|
|Shizuoka||Sun 5:20 PM||1840 km||1144 miles||994 nm|| N|
|Davao||Sun 4:20 PM||1854 km||1152 miles||1001 nm|| SW|
|Kyoto||Sun 5:20 PM||1859 km||1155 miles||1004 nm|| N|
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