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 09:02:00 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: 81%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 09:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 05' ||North|
|Longitude: ||174° 30' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.34 meters/second, 1527.6 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"||949.01 mi||west||0° 04' 08.7"||4.75 mi||south||949.22 mi|
|24 hours||348° 25' 19.1"||757.02 mi||west||2° 04' 08.5"||142.31 mi||south||774.74 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Thu 9:02 PM||827 km||514 miles||446 nm|| W|
|Midway||Wed 10:02 PM||1306 km||812 miles||705 nm|| NE|
|Majuro||Thu 9:02 PM||1368 km||850 miles||739 nm|| SSW|
|Tarawa||Thu 9:02 PM||1961 km||1219 miles||1059 nm|| S|
|Palikir||Thu 8:02 PM||2222 km||1381 miles||1200 nm|| SW|
|Baker Island||Wed 9:02 PM||2310 km||1435 miles||1247 nm|| SSE|
|Yaren||Thu 9:02 PM||2323 km||1444 miles||1254 nm|| SSW|
|Honolulu||Wed 11:02 PM||2896 km||1799 miles||1563 nm|| E|
|Funafuti||Thu 9:02 PM||3097 km||1924 miles||1672 nm|| S|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Thu 7:02 PM||3236 km||2011 miles||1747 nm|| W|
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