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 14:34:00 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: 66%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 48' ||South|
|Longitude: ||149° 17' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.13 meters/second, 1616.9 km/hour, 1004.7 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' 31.7"||16.74 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 48.9"||1004.64 mi||west||0° 11' 37.8"||13.32 mi||south||1004.68 mi|
|24 hours||11° 28' 07.3"||792.96 mi||east||4° 37' 35.0"||317.91 mi||south||852.59 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Fri 4:34 AM||983 km||611 miles||531 nm|| WNW|
|Papeete||Thu 4:34 AM||1741 km||1082 miles||940 nm|| S|
|Rarotonga||Thu 4:34 AM||2433 km||1512 miles||1314 nm|| SSW|
|Fakaofo||Fri 3:34 AM||2570 km||1597 miles||1388 nm|| WSW|
|Honolulu||Thu 4:34 AM||2722 km||1691 miles||1470 nm|| NNW|
|Apia *||Fri 4:34 AM||2810 km||1746 miles||1517 nm|| WSW|
|Alofi||Thu 3:34 AM||2950 km||1833 miles||1593 nm|| SW|
|Baker Island||Thu 2:34 AM||3035 km||1886 miles||1639 nm|| W|
|Adamstown||Thu 6:34 AM||3297 km||2049 miles||1780 nm|| SE|
|Nukualofa||Fri 3:34 AM||3533 km||2195 miles||1908 nm|| SW|
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