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 14:28:00 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 14:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 24' ||South|
|Longitude: ||136° 22' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.01 meters/second, 1605.6 km/hour, 997.7 miles/hour or 867.0 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' 30.6"||16.63 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||south||16.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 42.9"||997.61 mi||west||0° 11' 24.2"||13.06 mi||south||997.51 mi|
|24 hours||12° 00' 15.7"||825.24 mi||east||4° 25' 26.1"||304.05 mi||south||875.35 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Taiohae||Fri 4:58 AM||449 km||279 miles||243 nm|| SW|
|Papeete||Fri 4:28 AM||1891 km||1175 miles||1021 nm|| SW|
|Adamstown||Fri 6:28 AM||2170 km||1349 miles||1172 nm|| SSE|
|Kiritimati||Sat 4:28 AM||2504 km||1556 miles||1352 nm|| WNW|
|Rarotonga||Fri 4:28 AM||3009 km||1869 miles||1624 nm|| SW|
|Easter Island *||Fri 9:28 AM||3663 km||2276 miles||1978 nm|| SE|
|Fakaofo||Sat 3:28 AM||3858 km||2397 miles||2083 nm|| W|
|Honolulu||Fri 4:28 AM||3862 km||2400 miles||2085 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Fri 3:28 AM||3893 km||2419 miles||2102 nm|| WSW|
|Apia *||Sat 4:28 AM||3962 km||2462 miles||2139 nm|| WSW|
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