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 14:34:00 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: 76%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||2° 49' ||North|
|Longitude: ||160° 25' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.12 meters/second, 1616.8 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||16.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 24.8"||1004.62 mi||west||0° 11' 20.8"||13.00 mi||south||1004.78 mi|
|24 hours||11° 07' 59.5"||769.22 mi||east||4° 36' 31.7"||316.68 mi||south||832.49 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Thu 4:34 AM||358 km||223 miles||194 nm|| ESE|
|Fakaofo||Thu 3:34 AM||1804 km||1121 miles||974 nm|| SW|
|Baker Island||Wed 2:34 AM||1810 km||1125 miles||978 nm|| W|
|Honolulu||Wed 4:34 AM||2066 km||1284 miles||1115 nm|| N|
|Apia *||Thu 4:34 AM||2227 km||1384 miles||1202 nm|| SW|
|Papeete||Wed 4:34 AM||2546 km||1582 miles||1375 nm|| SSE|
|Funafuti||Thu 2:34 AM||2584 km||1606 miles||1396 nm|| WSW|
|Alofi||Wed 3:34 AM||2632 km||1636 miles||1421 nm|| SSW|
|Rarotonga||Wed 4:34 AM||2660 km||1653 miles||1437 nm|| S|
|Tarawa||Thu 2:34 AM||2961 km||1840 miles||1599 nm|| W|
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