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 Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at 14:08:00 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: 76%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at 14:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||2° 54' ||North|
|Longitude: ||154° 07' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.09 meters/second, 1616.7 km/hour, 1004.6 miles/hour or 873.0 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' 32.4"||16.74 mi||west||0° 00' 11.2"||0.22 mi||south||16.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 25.1"||1004.56 mi||west||0° 11' 20.3"||12.98 mi||south||1004.72 mi|
|24 hours||11° 07' 44.2"||768.88 mi||east||4° 36' 23.9"||316.54 mi||south||832.16 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Thu 4:08 AM||375 km||233 miles||203 nm|| WSW|
|Honolulu||Wed 4:08 AM||2078 km||1291 miles||1122 nm|| N|
|Papeete||Wed 4:08 AM||2314 km||1438 miles||1249 nm|| SSE|
|Fakaofo||Thu 3:08 AM||2333 km||1450 miles||1260 nm|| SW|
|Baker Island||Wed 2:08 AM||2506 km||1557 miles||1353 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Thu 4:08 AM||2687 km||1670 miles||1451 nm|| SW|
|Rarotonga||Wed 4:08 AM||2739 km||1702 miles||1479 nm|| SSW|
|Alofi||Wed 3:08 AM||2981 km||1852 miles||1609 nm|| SW|
|Funafuti||Thu 2:08 AM||3218 km||1999 miles||1737 nm|| WSW|
|Nukualofa||Thu 3:08 AM||3514 km||2184 miles||1897 nm|| SW|
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