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 Friday, January 4, 2013 at 14:08:00 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: 56%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 4, 2013 at 14:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 21' ||South|
|Longitude: ||131° 32' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.07 meters/second, 1605.9 km/hour, 997.8 miles/hour or 867.1 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' 30.8"||16.63 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||south||16.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 44.1"||997.76 mi||west||0° 11' 24.6"||13.07 mi||south||997.66 mi|
|24 hours||11° 59' 44.2"||824.74 mi||east||4° 25' 42.3"||304.36 mi||south||875.01 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Taiohae||Fri 4:38 AM||927 km||576 miles||501 nm|| WSW|
|Adamstown||Fri 6:08 AM||2078 km||1291 miles||1122 nm|| S|
|Papeete||Fri 4:08 AM||2319 km||1441 miles||1252 nm|| SW|
|Kiritimati||Sat 4:08 AM||3008 km||1869 miles||1624 nm|| WNW|
|Easter Island *||Fri 9:08 AM||3284 km||2041 miles||1773 nm|| SE|
|Rarotonga||Fri 4:08 AM||3460 km||2150 miles||1868 nm|| WSW|
|Honolulu||Fri 4:08 AM||4199 km||2609 miles||2267 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Fri 3:08 AM||4387 km||2726 miles||2369 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Sat 3:08 AM||4389 km||2727 miles||2370 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Sat 4:08 AM||4482 km||2785 miles||2420 nm|| WSW|
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