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 08:52:00 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 08:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 06' ||North|
|Longitude: ||176° 55' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.31 meters/second, 1527.5 km/hour, 949.2 miles/hour or 824.8 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' 30.8"||15.82 mi||west||0° 00' 04.1"||0.08 mi||south||15.82 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 56.9"||948.94 mi||west||0° 04' 07.8"||4.74 mi||south||949.15 mi|
|24 hours||348° 25' 16.8"||757.01 mi||west||2° 03' 47.5"||141.90 mi||south||774.65 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Thu 8:52 PM||1081 km||672 miles||584 nm|| W|
|Midway||Wed 9:52 PM||1165 km||724 miles||629 nm|| NNE|
|Majuro||Thu 8:52 PM||1460 km||907 miles||788 nm|| SSW|
|Tarawa||Thu 8:52 PM||2002 km||1244 miles||1081 nm|| SSW|
|Baker Island||Wed 8:52 PM||2212 km||1374 miles||1194 nm|| SSE|
|Yaren||Thu 8:52 PM||2431 km||1511 miles||1313 nm|| SSW|
|Palikir||Thu 7:52 PM||2437 km||1514 miles||1316 nm|| WSW|
|Honolulu||Wed 10:52 PM||2644 km||1643 miles||1428 nm|| E|
|Funafuti||Thu 8:52 PM||3065 km||1904 miles||1655 nm|| S|
|Kiritimati||Thu 10:52 PM||3392 km||2108 miles||1831 nm|| ESE|
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