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 15:36:00 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 15:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 02' ||North|
|Longitude: ||173° 34' ||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"||998.45 mi||west||0° 10' 39.4"||12.21 mi||south||998.71 mi|
|24 hours||349° 00' 23.2"||754.79 mi||west||4° 24' 48.3"||303.28 mi||south||816.06 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Majuro||Wed 3:36 AM||262 km||163 miles||141 nm|| W|
|Tarawa||Wed 3:36 AM||624 km||388 miles||337 nm|| S|
|Yaren||Wed 3:36 AM||1116 km||693 miles||602 nm|| SW|
|Baker Island||Tue 3:36 AM||1339 km||832 miles||723 nm|| SE|
|Wake Island||Wed 3:36 AM||1549 km||962 miles||836 nm|| NNW|
|Palikir||Wed 2:36 AM||1701 km||1057 miles||919 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Wed 3:36 AM||1830 km||1137 miles||988 nm|| SSE|
|Honiara||Wed 2:36 AM||2365 km||1469 miles||1277 nm|| SW|
|Fakaofo||Wed 4:36 AM||2476 km||1538 miles||1337 nm|| SE|
|Midway||Tue 4:36 AM||2532 km||1573 miles||1367 nm|| NNE|
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