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 14:24:00 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 14:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 14' ||North|
|Longitude: ||168° 59' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.16 meters/second, 1606.2 km/hour, 998.0 miles/hour or 867.3 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' 33.3"||997.98 mi||west||0° 10' 36.6"||12.15 mi||south||998.25 mi|
|24 hours||10° 59' 26.3"||754.24 mi||east||4° 23' 55.7"||302.28 mi||south||815.27 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Baker Island||Tue 2:24 AM||1140 km||708 miles||615 nm|| SW|
|Kiritimati||Wed 4:24 AM||1422 km||884 miles||768 nm|| ESE|
|Fakaofo||Wed 3:24 AM||1853 km||1152 miles||1001 nm|| S|
|Honolulu||Tue 4:24 AM||1964 km||1220 miles||1060 nm|| NE|
|Tarawa||Wed 2:24 AM||2100 km||1305 miles||1134 nm|| WSW|
|Funafuti||Wed 2:24 AM||2180 km||1354 miles||1177 nm|| SW|
|Majuro||Wed 2:24 AM||2188 km||1360 miles||1182 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Wed 4:24 AM||2351 km||1461 miles||1269 nm|| S|
|Midway||Tue 3:24 AM||2484 km||1543 miles||1341 nm|| NNW|
|Yaren||Wed 2:24 AM||2811 km||1746 miles||1518 nm|| WSW|
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