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 16:46:00 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 16:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 49' ||North|
|Longitude: ||156° 36' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.56 meters/second, 1607.6 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"||998.89 mi||west||0° 10' 42.1"||12.26 mi||south||999.14 mi|
|24 hours||10° 59' 48.0"||755.34 mi||east||4° 25' 38.0"||304.23 mi||south||816.83 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Palikir||Wed 3:46 AM||174 km||108 miles||94 nm|| E|
|Kolonia||Wed 3:46 AM||179 km||111 miles||97 nm|| E|
|Yaren||Wed 4:46 AM||1405 km||873 miles||759 nm|| SE|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Wed 2:46 AM||1492 km||927 miles||805 nm|| WNW|
|Majuro||Wed 4:46 AM||1614 km||1003 miles||871 nm|| E|
|Wake Island||Wed 4:46 AM||1756 km||1091 miles||948 nm|| NE|
|Honiara||Wed 3:46 AM||1835 km||1140 miles||991 nm|| SSE|
|Tarawa||Wed 4:46 AM||1916 km||1191 miles||1035 nm|| ESE|
|Jayapura||Wed 1:46 AM||2047 km||1272 miles||1105 nm|| WSW|
|Port Moresby||Wed 2:46 AM||2080 km||1293 miles||1123 nm|| SSW|
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