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 Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 08:52:00 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: 73%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 08:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 17' ||North|
|Longitude: ||165° 16' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.13 meters/second, 1516.1 km/hour, 942.0 miles/hour or 818.6 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' 30.7"||15.70 mi||west||0° 00' 01.8"||0.04 mi||south||15.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 50.1"||941.81 mi||west||0° 01' 53.2"||2.17 mi||south||941.90 mi|
|24 hours||11° 38' 57.3"||756.01 mi||east||1° 11' 18.1"||81.75 mi||south||763.23 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Wed 8:52 PM||182 km||113 miles||98 nm|| SE|
|Majuro||Wed 8:52 PM||1588 km||987 miles||857 nm|| SSE|
|Palikir||Wed 7:52 PM||1666 km||1035 miles||900 nm|| SSW|
|Midway||Tue 9:52 PM||1966 km||1221 miles||1061 nm|| ENE|
|Tarawa||Wed 8:52 PM||2250 km||1398 miles||1215 nm|| SSE|
|Yaren||Wed 8:52 PM||2310 km||1435 miles||1247 nm|| S|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Wed 6:52 PM||2311 km||1436 miles||1248 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Tue 8:52 PM||2982 km||1853 miles||1610 nm|| SE|
|Tokyo||Wed 5:52 PM||3025 km||1880 miles||1634 nm|| NW|
|Honiara||Wed 7:52 PM||3338 km||2074 miles||1803 nm|| S|
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