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 14:18:00 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 14:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 45' ||South|
|Longitude: ||145° 25' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.15 meters/second, 1616.9 km/hour, 1004.7 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' 31.7"||16.75 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 49.3"||1004.68 mi||west||0° 11' 37.8"||13.32 mi||south||1004.72 mi|
|24 hours||11° 27' 49.8"||792.65 mi||east||4° 37' 38.4"||317.98 mi||south||852.35 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Fri 4:18 AM||1386 km||861 miles||748 nm|| WNW|
|Papeete||Thu 4:18 AM||1804 km||1121 miles||974 nm|| SSW|
|Rarotonga||Thu 4:18 AM||2660 km||1653 miles||1436 nm|| SW|
|Honolulu||Thu 4:18 AM||2889 km||1795 miles||1560 nm|| NNW|
|Fakaofo||Fri 3:18 AM||2981 km||1852 miles||1609 nm|| WSW|
|Adamstown||Thu 6:18 AM||3060 km||1901 miles||1652 nm|| SSE|
|Apia *||Fri 4:18 AM||3195 km||1985 miles||1725 nm|| WSW|
|Alofi||Thu 3:18 AM||3287 km||2042 miles||1775 nm|| SW|
|Baker Island||Thu 2:18 AM||3465 km||2153 miles||1871 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Fri 3:18 AM||3879 km||2410 miles||2094 nm|| SW|
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