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 15:22:00 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 15:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 57' ||South|
|Longitude: ||160° 54' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.08 meters/second, 1616.7 km/hour, 1004.6 miles/hour or 872.9 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||16.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 47.1"||1004.52 mi||west||0° 11' 37.8"||13.32 mi||south||1004.55 mi|
|24 hours||11° 29' 00.2"||793.91 mi||east||4° 37' 24.2"||317.70 mi||south||853.31 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Fri 5:22 AM||580 km||361 miles||313 nm|| NE|
|Fakaofo||Fri 4:22 AM||1407 km||874 miles||760 nm|| SW|
|Baker Island||Thu 3:22 AM||1749 km||1087 miles||944 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Fri 5:22 AM||1776 km||1104 miles||959 nm|| SW|
|Papeete||Thu 5:22 AM||2123 km||1319 miles||1146 nm|| SE|
|Alofi||Thu 4:22 AM||2131 km||1324 miles||1151 nm|| SSW|
|Rarotonga||Thu 5:22 AM||2136 km||1327 miles||1154 nm|| S|
|Funafuti||Fri 3:22 AM||2319 km||1441 miles||1252 nm|| WSW|
|Honolulu||Thu 5:22 AM||2595 km||1613 miles||1401 nm|| N|
|Nukualofa||Fri 4:22 AM||2628 km||1633 miles||1419 nm|| SW|
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