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 15:34:00 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 15:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 02' ||North|
|Longitude: ||174° 03' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.36 meters/second, 1606.9 km/hour, 998.5 miles/hour or 867.7 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' 33.4"||998.43 mi||west||0° 10' 39.4"||12.20 mi||south||998.70 mi|
|24 hours||349° 00' 23.6"||754.77 mi||west||4° 24' 46.8"||303.25 mi||south||816.04 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Majuro||Wed 3:34 AM||315 km||196 miles||170 nm|| W|
|Tarawa||Wed 3:34 AM||632 km||393 miles||341 nm|| S|
|Yaren||Wed 3:34 AM||1152 km||716 miles||622 nm|| SW|
|Baker Island||Tue 3:34 AM||1295 km||805 miles||699 nm|| SE|
|Wake Island||Wed 3:34 AM||1574 km||978 miles||850 nm|| NNW|
|Palikir||Wed 2:34 AM||1755 km||1091 miles||948 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Wed 3:34 AM||1813 km||1126 miles||979 nm|| SSE|
|Honiara||Wed 2:34 AM||2400 km||1491 miles||1296 nm|| SW|
|Fakaofo||Wed 4:34 AM||2440 km||1516 miles||1318 nm|| SE|
|Midway||Tue 4:34 AM||2512 km||1561 miles||1356 nm|| NNE|
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