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 13:24:00 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: 84%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, January 1, 2013 at 13:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 25' ||North|
|Longitude: ||154° 26' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.98 meters/second, 1605.5 km/hour, 997.6 miles/hour or 866.9 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' 32.5"||16.63 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||south||16.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 33.1"||997.58 mi||west||0° 10' 34.2"||12.11 mi||south||997.85 mi|
|24 hours||10° 59' 19.0"||753.81 mi||east||4° 23' 10.6"||301.42 mi||south||814.63 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Wed 3:24 AM||693 km||430 miles||374 nm|| SSW|
|Honolulu||Tue 3:24 AM||1581 km||982 miles||854 nm|| NNW|
|Baker Island||Tue 1:24 AM||2573 km||1599 miles||1389 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Wed 2:24 AM||2629 km||1634 miles||1420 nm|| SW|
|Papeete||Tue 3:24 AM||2811 km||1747 miles||1518 nm|| S|
|Apia *||Wed 3:24 AM||3031 km||1884 miles||1637 nm|| SW|
|Rarotonga||Tue 3:24 AM||3222 km||2002 miles||1740 nm|| S|
|Midway||Tue 2:24 AM||3334 km||2072 miles||1800 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Tue 2:24 AM||3384 km||2103 miles||1827 nm|| SSW|
|Funafuti||Wed 1:24 AM||3413 km||2121 miles||1843 nm|| WSW|
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