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 14:44:00 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 14:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 11' ||North|
|Longitude: ||173° 50' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.22 meters/second, 1606.4 km/hour, 998.2 miles/hour or 867.4 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"||16.64 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||south||16.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 33.3"||998.11 mi||west||0° 10' 37.4"||12.17 mi||south||998.38 mi|
|24 hours||10° 59' 29.0"||754.39 mi||east||4° 24' 10.5"||302.56 mi||south||815.49 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Baker Island||Tue 2:44 AM||827 km||514 miles||446 nm|| SSW|
|Tarawa||Wed 2:44 AM||1594 km||991 miles||861 nm|| WSW|
|Majuro||Wed 2:44 AM||1653 km||1027 miles||893 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Wed 3:44 AM||1853 km||1151 miles||1000 nm|| S|
|Funafuti||Wed 2:44 AM||1900 km||1180 miles||1026 nm|| SSW|
|Kiritimati||Wed 4:44 AM||1922 km||1194 miles||1038 nm|| ESE|
|Yaren||Wed 2:44 AM||2302 km||1430 miles||1243 nm|| WSW|
|Honolulu||Tue 4:44 AM||2323 km||1444 miles||1254 nm|| NE|
|Apia *||Wed 4:44 AM||2335 km||1451 miles||1261 nm|| S|
|Midway||Tue 3:44 AM||2358 km||1465 miles||1273 nm|| N|
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