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 10:42:00 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 10:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 58' ||North|
|Longitude: ||150° 19' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.64 meters/second, 1528.7 km/hour, 949.9 miles/hour or 825.4 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' 57.7"||949.68 mi||west||0° 04' 17.9"||4.93 mi||south||949.90 mi|
|24 hours||11° 34' 17.5"||757.12 mi||east||2° 07' 39.3"||146.33 mi||south||775.68 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saipan||Thu 8:42 PM||640 km||398 miles||346 nm|| SW|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Thu 8:42 PM||850 km||528 miles||459 nm|| SW|
|Palikir||Thu 9:42 PM||1582 km||983 miles||854 nm|| SSE|
|Wake Island||Thu 10:42 PM||1718 km||1068 miles||928 nm|| E|
|Yokohama||Thu 7:42 PM||2106 km||1309 miles||1137 nm|| NNW|
|Melekeok||Thu 7:42 PM||2119 km||1317 miles||1144 nm|| SW|
|Tokyo||Thu 7:42 PM||2127 km||1321 miles||1148 nm|| NNW|
|Nagoya||Thu 7:42 PM||2228 km||1384 miles||1203 nm|| NNW|
|Osaka||Thu 7:42 PM||2273 km||1412 miles||1227 nm|| NW|
|Kyoto||Thu 7:42 PM||2284 km||1419 miles||1233 nm|| NW|
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