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 13:44:00 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 13:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 21' ||North|
|Longitude: ||159° 17' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.04 meters/second, 1605.7 km/hour, 997.8 miles/hour or 867.0 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' 33.2"||997.72 mi||west||0° 10' 35.1"||12.12 mi||south||997.99 mi|
|24 hours||10° 59' 21.3"||753.95 mi||east||4° 23' 25.8"||301.71 mi||south||814.84 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Wed 3:44 AM||645 km||401 miles||348 nm|| SSE|
|Honolulu||Tue 3:44 AM||1552 km||964 miles||838 nm|| N|
|Baker Island||Tue 1:44 AM||2066 km||1284 miles||1116 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Wed 2:44 AM||2275 km||1414 miles||1228 nm|| SW|
|Apia *||Wed 3:44 AM||2719 km||1690 miles||1468 nm|| SSW|
|Papeete||Tue 3:44 AM||2953 km||1835 miles||1595 nm|| SSE|
|Funafuti||Wed 1:44 AM||2961 km||1840 miles||1599 nm|| SW|
|Midway||Tue 2:44 AM||2991 km||1859 miles||1615 nm|| NW|
|Tarawa||Wed 1:44 AM||3144 km||1953 miles||1697 nm|| W|
|Alofi||Tue 2:44 AM||3145 km||1954 miles||1698 nm|| SSW|
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