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 11:02:00 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: 74%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 11:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 13' ||North|
|Longitude: ||133° 50' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.32 meters/second, 1516.8 km/hour, 942.5 miles/hour or 819.0 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' 50.2"||942.23 mi||west||0° 02' 05.6"||2.40 mi||south||942.34 mi|
|24 hours||11° 38' 41.8"||756.07 mi||east||1° 16' 09.4"||87.32 mi||south||764.08 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kagoshima||Wed 8:02 PM||1302 km||809 miles||703 nm|| NNW|
|Taipei||Wed 7:02 PM||1374 km||854 miles||742 nm|| WNW|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Wed 9:02 PM||1382 km||859 miles||746 nm|| ESE|
|Melekeok||Wed 8:02 PM||1410 km||876 miles||761 nm|| S|
|Kumamoto||Wed 8:02 PM||1429 km||888 miles||771 nm|| NNW|
|Quezon||Wed 7:02 PM||1487 km||924 miles||803 nm|| WSW|
|Manila||Wed 7:02 PM||1496 km||930 miles||808 nm|| WSW|
|Fukuoka||Wed 8:02 PM||1528 km||949 miles||825 nm|| NNW|
|Kitakyushu||Wed 8:02 PM||1542 km||958 miles||832 nm|| N|
|Kobe||Wed 8:02 PM||1609 km||1000 miles||869 nm|| N|
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