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 09:42:00 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 09:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 16' ||North|
|Longitude: ||153° 11' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.20 meters/second, 1516.3 km/hour, 942.2 miles/hour or 818.8 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' 30.7"||15.70 mi||west||0° 00' 01.8"||0.04 mi||south||15.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 50.1"||941.96 mi||west||0° 01' 58.0"||2.26 mi||south||942.07 mi|
|24 hours||11° 38' 51.5"||756.03 mi||east||1° 13' 10.2"||83.89 mi||south||763.55 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saipan||Wed 7:42 PM||966 km||601 miles||522 nm|| SW|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Wed 7:42 PM||1170 km||727 miles||632 nm|| SW|
|Wake Island||Wed 9:42 PM||1415 km||879 miles||764 nm|| E|
|Palikir||Wed 8:42 PM||1571 km||976 miles||848 nm|| SSE|
|Yokohama||Wed 6:42 PM||2142 km||1331 miles||1157 nm|| NW|
|Tokyo||Wed 6:42 PM||2159 km||1342 miles||1166 nm|| NW|
|Nagoya||Wed 6:42 PM||2296 km||1427 miles||1240 nm|| NW|
|Osaka||Wed 6:42 PM||2360 km||1466 miles||1274 nm|| NW|
|Kyoto||Wed 6:42 PM||2365 km||1469 miles||1277 nm|| NW|
|Kobe||Wed 6:42 PM||2385 km||1482 miles||1288 nm|| NW|
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