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 Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at 09:46:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at 09:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 48' ||North|
|Longitude: ||138° 59' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.89 meters/second, 1616.0 km/hour, 1004.1 miles/hour or 872.6 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' 31.3"||16.74 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 21.2"||1004.11 mi||west||0° 11' 35.5"||13.27 mi||south||1004.25 mi|
|24 hours||11° 33' 44.3"||799.43 mi||east||4° 40' 41.1"||321.45 mi||south||861.77 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Tue 11:46 PM||2042 km||1269 miles||1103 nm|| W|
|Papeete||Mon 11:46 PM||2434 km||1512 miles||1314 nm|| SSW|
|Honolulu||Mon 11:46 PM||2975 km||1848 miles||1606 nm|| NW|
|Adamstown||Tue 1:46 AM||3123 km||1941 miles||1687 nm|| SSE|
|Rarotonga||Mon 11:46 PM||3409 km||2118 miles||1841 nm|| SW|
|Fakaofo||Tue 10:46 PM||3784 km||2351 miles||2043 nm|| WSW|
|Apia *||Tue 11:46 PM||4010 km||2492 miles||2165 nm|| WSW|
|Alofi||Mon 10:46 PM||4095 km||2545 miles||2211 nm|| SW|
|Los Angeles||Tue 1:46 AM||4170 km||2591 miles||2252 nm|| NNE|
|Baker Island||Mon 9:46 PM||4177 km||2596 miles||2255 nm|| W|
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