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 Friday, February 22, 2013 at 10:02:00 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: 88%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, February 22, 2013 at 10:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 55' ||North|
|Longitude: ||171° 34' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.70 meters/second, 1546.9 km/hour, 961.2 miles/hour or 835.3 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' 31.1"||16.02 mi||west||0° 00' 06.2"||0.12 mi||south||16.02 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 11.6"||961.03 mi||west||0° 06' 20.4"||7.27 mi||south||961.33 mi|
|24 hours||348° 31' 41.9"||759.34 mi||west||2° 54' 15.0"||199.70 mi||south||790.47 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Fri 10:02 PM||583 km||362 miles||315 nm|| WNW|
|Majuro||Fri 10:02 PM||1081 km||672 miles||584 nm|| S|
|Midway||Thu 11:02 PM||1689 km||1050 miles||912 nm|| NE|
|Tarawa||Fri 10:02 PM||1721 km||1070 miles||929 nm|| S|
|Palikir||Fri 9:02 PM||1829 km||1137 miles||988 nm|| SW|
|Yaren||Fri 10:02 PM||1996 km||1240 miles||1078 nm|| SSW|
|Baker Island||Thu 10:02 PM||2267 km||1409 miles||1224 nm|| SE|
|Hagåtña||Fri 8:02 PM||2904 km||1804 miles||1568 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Fri 10:02 PM||2936 km||1824 miles||1585 nm|| SSE|
|Honiara||Fri 9:02 PM||3182 km||1977 miles||1718 nm|| SSW|
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