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 Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 07:52:00 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: 81%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 07:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 10' ||North|
|Longitude: ||168° 34' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.13 meters/second, 1526.9 km/hour, 948.8 miles/hour or 824.5 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' 30.8"||15.81 mi||west||0° 00' 04.0"||0.08 mi||south||15.81 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 56.4"||948.54 mi||west||0° 04' 02.3"||4.63 mi||south||948.75 mi|
|24 hours||11° 34' 56.8"||756.95 mi||east||2° 01' 40.4"||139.48 mi||south||774.09 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Wed 9:52 PM||1143 km||710 miles||617 nm|| ENE|
|Midway||Wed 8:52 PM||1345 km||836 miles||726 nm|| NW|
|Baker Island||Wed 7:52 PM||2270 km||1410 miles||1225 nm|| SSW|
|Kiritimati||Thu 9:52 PM||2271 km||1411 miles||1226 nm|| SE|
|Majuro||Thu 7:52 PM||2561 km||1591 miles||1383 nm|| WSW|
|Wake Island||Thu 7:52 PM||2605 km||1618 miles||1406 nm|| W|
|Tarawa||Thu 7:52 PM||2810 km||1746 miles||1517 nm|| SW|
|Fakaofo||Thu 8:52 PM||3169 km||1969 miles||1711 nm|| S|
|Funafuti||Thu 7:52 PM||3343 km||2077 miles||1805 nm|| SSW|
|Yaren||Thu 7:52 PM||3453 km||2146 miles||1865 nm|| SW|
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