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 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: 75%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at 16:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||2° 24' ||North|
|Longitude: ||167° 36' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.25 meters/second, 1617.3 km/hour, 1004.9 miles/hour or 873.3 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"||16.75 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||south||16.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 22.7"||1004.91 mi||west||0° 11' 23.5"||13.05 mi||south||1005.06 mi|
|24 hours||11° 09' 20.0"||771.02 mi||east||4° 37' 07.3"||317.37 mi||south||834.21 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Yaren||Thu 4:46 AM||332 km||207 miles||179 nm|| SSW|
|Tarawa||Thu 4:46 AM||611 km||380 miles||330 nm|| E|
|Majuro||Thu 4:46 AM||661 km||411 miles||357 nm|| NE|
|Palikir||Thu 3:46 AM||1159 km||720 miles||626 nm|| WNW|
|Honiara||Thu 3:46 AM||1558 km||968 miles||841 nm|| SSW|
|Funafuti||Thu 4:46 AM||1766 km||1097 miles||954 nm|| SE|
|Baker Island||Wed 4:46 AM||1789 km||1112 miles||966 nm|| E|
|Wake Island||Thu 4:46 AM||1871 km||1163 miles||1010 nm|| N|
|Port Vila||Thu 3:46 AM||2228 km||1384 miles||1203 nm|| S|
|Suva *||Thu 5:46 AM||2562 km||1592 miles||1384 nm|| SSE|
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