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 10:52:00 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: 88%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, February 22, 2013 at 10:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 50' ||North|
|Longitude: ||159° 28' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.90 meters/second, 1547.6 km/hour, 961.7 miles/hour or 835.7 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"||16.03 mi||west||0° 00' 06.3"||0.12 mi||south||16.03 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 12.2"||961.49 mi||west||0° 06' 24.5"||7.35 mi||south||961.79 mi|
|24 hours||11° 28' 04.9"||759.46 mi||east||2° 55' 48.7"||201.48 mi||south||791.05 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Fri 10:52 PM||808 km||502 miles||436 nm|| ENE|
|Palikir||Fri 9:52 PM||1105 km||687 miles||597 nm|| S|
|Hagåtña||Fri 8:52 PM||1623 km||1009 miles||877 nm|| WSW|
|Majuro||Fri 10:52 PM||1666 km||1035 miles||899 nm|| SE|
|Yaren||Fri 10:52 PM||2087 km||1297 miles||1127 nm|| SSE|
|Tarawa||Fri 10:52 PM||2259 km||1404 miles||1220 nm|| SE|
|Midway||Thu 11:52 PM||2689 km||1671 miles||1452 nm|| ENE|
|Tokyo||Fri 7:52 PM||2864 km||1779 miles||1546 nm|| NW|
|Melekeok||Fri 7:52 PM||2889 km||1795 miles||1560 nm|| WSW|
|Honiara||Fri 9:52 PM||2904 km||1805 miles||1568 nm|| S|
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