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 15:32:00 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 15:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 37' ||South|
|Longitude: ||151° 51' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.80 meters/second, 1604.9 km/hour, 997.2 miles/hour or 866.6 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"||16.62 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||south||16.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 39.3"||997.14 mi||west||0° 11' 22.8"||13.03 mi||south||997.03 mi|
|24 hours||12° 01' 58.0"||826.86 mi||east||4° 24' 32.9"||303.04 mi||south||876.42 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Sat 5:32 AM||1118 km||695 miles||604 nm|| NNW|
|Papeete||Fri 5:32 AM||1234 km||767 miles||666 nm|| SSE|
|Rarotonga||Fri 5:32 AM||1830 km||1137 miles||988 nm|| SSW|
|Fakaofo||Sat 4:32 AM||2159 km||1342 miles||1166 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Sat 5:32 AM||2323 km||1444 miles||1254 nm|| WSW|
|Alofi||Fri 4:32 AM||2393 km||1487 miles||1292 nm|| SW|
|Baker Island||Fri 3:32 AM||2838 km||1763 miles||1532 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Sat 4:32 AM||2985 km||1855 miles||1612 nm|| SW|
|Adamstown||Fri 7:32 AM||3088 km||1919 miles||1667 nm|| SE|
|Honolulu||Fri 5:32 AM||3158 km||1962 miles||1705 nm|| NNW|
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