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 09:52:00 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 09:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 02' ||North|
|Longitude: ||162° 24' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.49 meters/second, 1528.2 km/hour, 949.6 miles/hour or 825.1 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"||15.83 mi||west||0° 00' 04.2"||0.08 mi||south||15.83 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 57.4"||949.34 mi||west||0° 04' 13.4"||4.84 mi||south||949.55 mi|
|24 hours||11° 34' 29.2"||757.07 mi||east||2° 05' 54.1"||144.32 mi||south||775.21 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Thu 9:52 PM||447 km||278 miles||241 nm|| E|
|Palikir||Thu 8:52 PM||1417 km||880 miles||765 nm|| SSW|
|Majuro||Thu 9:52 PM||1622 km||1008 miles||876 nm|| SE|
|Hagåtña||Thu 7:52 PM||1984 km||1233 miles||1071 nm|| WSW|
|Yaren||Thu 9:52 PM||2219 km||1379 miles||1198 nm|| SSE|
|Tarawa||Thu 9:52 PM||2265 km||1407 miles||1223 nm|| SSE|
|Midway||Wed 10:52 PM||2296 km||1426 miles||1240 nm|| ENE|
|Tokyo||Thu 6:52 PM||2895 km||1799 miles||1563 nm|| NW|
|Baker Island||Wed 9:52 PM||3108 km||1931 miles||1678 nm|| SE|
|Honiara||Thu 8:52 PM||3159 km||1963 miles||1706 nm|| S|
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