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 16:34:00 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: 83%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, January 1, 2013 at 16:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 51' ||North|
|Longitude: ||159° 30' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.53 meters/second, 1607.5 km/hour, 998.9 miles/hour or 868.0 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"||16.65 mi||west||0° 00' 10.6"||0.20 mi||south||16.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 33.6"||998.81 mi||west||0° 10' 41.6"||12.25 mi||south||999.07 mi|
|24 hours||10° 59' 45.9"||755.24 mi||east||4° 25' 29.6"||304.07 mi||south||816.70 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kolonia||Wed 3:34 AM||144 km||89 miles||78 nm|| W|
|Palikir||Wed 3:34 AM||148 km||92 miles||80 nm|| W|
|Yaren||Wed 4:34 AM||1160 km||721 miles||626 nm|| SE|
|Majuro||Wed 4:34 AM||1292 km||803 miles||698 nm|| E|
|Wake Island||Wed 4:34 AM||1577 km||980 miles||852 nm|| NNE|
|Tarawa||Wed 4:34 AM||1614 km||1003 miles||871 nm|| ESE|
|Hagåtña||Wed 2:34 AM||1774 km||1102 miles||958 nm|| WNW|
|Honiara||Wed 3:34 AM||1802 km||1120 miles||973 nm|| S|
|Port Moresby||Wed 2:34 AM||2263 km||1406 miles||1222 nm|| SW|
|Jayapura||Wed 1:34 AM||2333 km||1450 miles||1260 nm|| WSW|
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