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, January 1, 2013 at 12:34:00 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: 85%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, January 1, 2013 at 12:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 34' ||North|
|Longitude: ||142° 19' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.83 meters/second, 1605.0 km/hour, 997.3 miles/hour or 866.6 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' 32.4"||16.62 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||south||16.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 33.0"||997.25 mi||west||0° 10' 32.2"||12.07 mi||south||997.52 mi|
|24 hours||10° 59' 13.6"||753.45 mi||east||4° 22' 32.3"||300.69 mi||south||814.09 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Wed 2:34 AM||1780 km||1106 miles||961 nm|| WSW|
|Honolulu||Tue 2:34 AM||2259 km||1404 miles||1220 nm|| NW|
|Papeete||Tue 2:34 AM||2888 km||1794 miles||1559 nm|| SSW|
|Fakaofo||Wed 1:34 AM||3713 km||2307 miles||2005 nm|| WSW|
|Rarotonga||Tue 2:34 AM||3713 km||2307 miles||2005 nm|| SSW|
|Los Angeles||Tue 4:34 AM||3835 km||2383 miles||2071 nm|| NE|
|Adamstown||Tue 4:34 AM||3845 km||2389 miles||2076 nm|| SSE|
|Baker Island||Tue 12:34 AM||3877 km||2409 miles||2094 nm|| W|
|San Francisco||Tue 4:34 AM||3900 km||2424 miles||2106 nm|| NNE|
|Apia *||Wed 2:34 AM||4023 km||2500 miles||2172 nm|| SW|
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