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 14:36:00 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 14:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 12' ||North|
|Longitude: ||171° 54' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.19 meters/second, 1606.3 km/hour, 998.1 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||16.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 33.3"||998.06 mi||west||0° 10' 37.1"||12.16 mi||south||998.33 mi|
|24 hours||10° 59' 28.0"||754.33 mi||east||4° 24' 04.5"||302.45 mi||south||815.40 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Baker Island||Tue 2:36 AM||927 km||576 miles||501 nm|| SSW|
|Kiritimati||Wed 4:36 AM||1720 km||1069 miles||929 nm|| ESE|
|Tarawa||Wed 2:36 AM||1794 km||1115 miles||969 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Wed 3:36 AM||1834 km||1140 miles||990 nm|| S|
|Majuro||Wed 2:36 AM||1867 km||1160 miles||1008 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Wed 2:36 AM||1999 km||1242 miles||1079 nm|| SSW|
|Honolulu||Tue 4:36 AM||2172 km||1349 miles||1173 nm|| NE|
|Apia *||Wed 4:36 AM||2327 km||1446 miles||1256 nm|| S|
|Midway||Tue 3:36 AM||2396 km||1489 miles||1294 nm|| NNW|
|Yaren||Wed 2:36 AM||2504 km||1556 miles||1352 nm|| WSW|
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