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 10:02:00 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 10:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 15' ||North|
|Longitude: ||148° 21' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.23 meters/second, 1516.4 km/hour, 942.3 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"||15.71 mi||west||0° 00' 02.0"||0.04 mi||south||15.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 50.1"||942.03 mi||west||0° 02' 00.0"||2.29 mi||south||942.13 mi|
|24 hours||11° 38' 49.3"||756.04 mi||east||1° 13' 55.1"||84.75 mi||south||763.68 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saipan||Wed 8:02 PM||623 km||387 miles||336 nm|| SSW|
|Hagåtña||Wed 8:02 PM||841 km||523 miles||454 nm|| SSW|
|Palikir||Wed 9:02 PM||1817 km||1129 miles||981 nm|| SE|
|Yokohama||Wed 7:02 PM||1887 km||1173 miles||1019 nm|| NNW|
|Kawasaki||Wed 7:02 PM||1893 km||1176 miles||1022 nm|| NNW|
|Shizuoka||Wed 7:02 PM||1903 km||1182 miles||1027 nm|| NNW|
|Tokyo||Wed 7:02 PM||1909 km||1186 miles||1031 nm|| NNW|
|Sagamihara||Wed 7:02 PM||1911 km||1188 miles||1032 nm|| NNW|
|Hamamatsu||Wed 7:02 PM||1912 km||1188 miles||1032 nm|| NNW|
|Wake Island||Wed 10:02 PM||1920 km||1193 miles||1037 nm|| E|
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