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 08:42:00 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: 81%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 08:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 07' ||North|
|Longitude: ||179° 21' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.28 meters/second, 1527.4 km/hour, 949.1 miles/hour or 824.7 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' 30.9"||15.82 mi||west||0° 00' 04.1"||0.08 mi||south||15.82 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 56.8"||948.87 mi||west||0° 04' 06.9"||4.72 mi||south||949.08 mi|
|24 hours||348° 25' 14.5"||757.00 mi||west||2° 03' 26.3"||141.50 mi||south||774.55 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Midway||Wed 9:42 PM||1062 km||660 miles||574 nm|| NNE|
|Wake Island||Thu 8:42 PM||1335 km||830 miles||721 nm|| W|
|Majuro||Thu 8:42 PM||1590 km||988 miles||858 nm|| SW|
|Tarawa||Thu 8:42 PM||2076 km||1290 miles||1121 nm|| SSW|
|Baker Island||Wed 8:42 PM||2141 km||1331 miles||1156 nm|| SSE|
|Honolulu||Wed 10:42 PM||2393 km||1487 miles||1292 nm|| E|
|Yaren||Thu 8:42 PM||2562 km||1592 miles||1383 nm|| SSW|
|Palikir||Thu 7:42 PM||2659 km||1652 miles||1436 nm|| WSW|
|Funafuti||Thu 8:42 PM||3056 km||1899 miles||1650 nm|| S|
|Kiritimati||Thu 10:42 PM||3178 km||1975 miles||1716 nm|| SE|
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