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 Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 13:58:00 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: 67%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 13:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 41' ||South|
|Longitude: ||140° 34' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.17 meters/second, 1617.0 km/hour, 1004.8 miles/hour or 873.1 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' 31.8"||16.75 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 50.0"||1004.73 mi||west||0° 11' 37.7"||13.32 mi||south||1004.77 mi|
|24 hours||11° 27' 28.1"||792.26 mi||east||4° 37' 42.6"||318.05 mi||south||852.05 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Taiohae||Thu 4:28 AM||818 km||508 miles||442 nm|| S|
|Kiritimati||Fri 3:58 AM||1907 km||1185 miles||1030 nm|| WNW|
|Papeete||Thu 3:58 AM||2011 km||1250 miles||1086 nm|| SSW|
|Adamstown||Thu 5:58 AM||2821 km||1753 miles||1523 nm|| SSE|
|Rarotonga||Thu 3:58 AM||3004 km||1866 miles||1622 nm|| SW|
|Honolulu||Thu 3:58 AM||3165 km||1966 miles||1709 nm|| NW|
|Fakaofo||Fri 2:58 AM||3500 km||2175 miles||1890 nm|| WSW|
|Apia *||Fri 3:58 AM||3688 km||2292 miles||1991 nm|| WSW|
|Alofi||Thu 2:58 AM||3732 km||2319 miles||2015 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Thu 1:58 AM||4003 km||2487 miles||2161 nm|| W|
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