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 16:06:00 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 16:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 56' ||North|
|Longitude: ||166° 18' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.45 meters/second, 1607.2 km/hour, 998.7 miles/hour or 867.8 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' 10.6"||0.20 mi||south||16.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 33.6"||998.64 mi||west||0° 10' 40.5"||12.23 mi||south||998.90 mi|
|24 hours||10° 59' 41.4"||755.02 mi||east||4° 25' 09.9"||303.69 mi||south||816.39 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Majuro||Wed 4:06 AM||543 km||337 miles||293 nm|| E|
|Yaren||Wed 4:06 AM||829 km||515 miles||448 nm|| S|
|Palikir||Wed 3:06 AM||898 km||558 miles||485 nm|| W|
|Tarawa||Wed 4:06 AM||963 km||598 miles||520 nm|| SE|
|Wake Island||Wed 4:06 AM||1366 km||849 miles||738 nm|| N|
|Honiara||Wed 3:06 AM||1942 km||1207 miles||1049 nm|| SSW|
|Baker Island||Tue 4:06 AM||2053 km||1276 miles||1109 nm|| ESE|
|Funafuti||Wed 4:06 AM||2231 km||1386 miles||1205 nm|| SE|
|Hagåtña||Wed 2:06 AM||2467 km||1533 miles||1332 nm|| WNW|
|Port Vila||Wed 3:06 AM||2738 km||1701 miles||1478 nm|| S|
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