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 15:44:00 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 15:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 00' ||North|
|Longitude: ||171° 38' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.39 meters/second, 1607.0 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"||998.50 mi||west||0° 10' 39.6"||12.21 mi||south||998.76 mi|
|24 hours||349° 00' 22.0"||754.85 mi||west||4° 24' 54.0"||303.39 mi||south||816.15 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Majuro||Wed 3:44 AM||50 km||31 miles||27 nm|| WNW|
|Tarawa||Wed 3:44 AM||636 km||395 miles||344 nm|| SSE|
|Yaren||Wed 3:44 AM||984 km||611 miles||531 nm|| SSW|
|Wake Island||Wed 3:44 AM||1461 km||908 miles||789 nm|| NNW|
|Palikir||Wed 2:44 AM||1487 km||924 miles||803 nm|| W|
|Baker Island||Tue 3:44 AM||1520 km||945 miles||821 nm|| ESE|
|Funafuti||Wed 3:44 AM||1912 km||1188 miles||1032 nm|| SSE|
|Honiara||Wed 2:44 AM||2231 km||1387 miles||1205 nm|| SW|
|Midway||Tue 4:44 AM||2618 km||1627 miles||1414 nm|| NNE|
|Fakaofo||Wed 4:44 AM||2625 km||1631 miles||1418 nm|| SE|
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