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 10:12:00 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 10:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 00' ||North|
|Longitude: ||157° 34' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.55 meters/second, 1528.4 km/hour, 949.7 miles/hour or 825.3 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' 57.6"||949.48 mi||west||0° 04' 15.2"||4.88 mi||south||949.69 mi|
|24 hours||11° 34' 24.5"||757.09 mi||east||2° 06' 36.1"||145.13 mi||south||775.40 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Thu 10:12 PM||955 km||594 miles||516 nm|| E|
|Palikir||Thu 9:12 PM||1339 km||832 miles||723 nm|| S|
|Hagåtña||Thu 8:12 PM||1500 km||932 miles||810 nm|| WSW|
|Majuro||Thu 10:12 PM||1974 km||1226 miles||1066 nm|| SE|
|Yaren||Thu 10:12 PM||2391 km||1485 miles||1291 nm|| SSE|
|Yokohama||Thu 7:12 PM||2535 km||1575 miles||1369 nm|| NW|
|Tokyo||Thu 7:12 PM||2550 km||1584 miles||1377 nm|| NW|
|Tarawa||Thu 10:12 PM||2573 km||1599 miles||1389 nm|| SE|
|Midway||Wed 11:12 PM||2746 km||1706 miles||1483 nm|| ENE|
|Melekeok||Thu 7:12 PM||2788 km||1733 miles||1506 nm|| WSW|
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