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 14:08:00 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 14:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 17' ||North|
|Longitude: ||165° 06' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.11 meters/second, 1606.0 km/hour, 997.9 miles/hour or 867.2 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"||997.88 mi||west||0° 10' 36.0"||12.14 mi||south||998.14 mi|
|24 hours||10° 59' 24.3"||754.13 mi||east||4° 23' 43.8"||302.05 mi||south||815.10 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Wed 4:08 AM||1050 km||653 miles||567 nm|| SE|
|Baker Island||Tue 2:08 AM||1486 km||924 miles||803 nm|| WSW|
|Honolulu||Tue 4:08 AM||1737 km||1079 miles||938 nm|| NNE|
|Fakaofo||Wed 3:08 AM||1963 km||1220 miles||1060 nm|| SSW|
|Apia *||Wed 4:08 AM||2449 km||1522 miles||1322 nm|| SSW|
|Funafuti||Wed 2:08 AM||2466 km||1532 miles||1331 nm|| SW|
|Tarawa||Wed 2:08 AM||2514 km||1562 miles||1358 nm|| WSW|
|Majuro||Wed 2:08 AM||2617 km||1626 miles||1413 nm|| W|
|Midway||Tue 3:08 AM||2652 km||1648 miles||1432 nm|| NNW|
|Alofi||Tue 3:08 AM||2961 km||1840 miles||1599 nm|| S|
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