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 18:30:00 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: 54%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 4, 2013 at 18:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 10' ||South|
|Longitude: ||165° 07' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.19 meters/second, 1602.7 km/hour, 995.9 miles/hour or 865.4 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' 30.4"||16.60 mi||west||0° 00' 11.2"||0.22 mi||south||16.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 28.7"||995.76 mi||west||0° 11' 18.5"||12.95 mi||south||995.64 mi|
|24 hours||12° 06' 49.3"||831.44 mi||east||4° 21' 55.1"||300.03 mi||south||879.41 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honiara||Sat 5:30 AM||621 km||386 miles||335 nm|| WSW|
|Yaren||Sat 6:30 AM||761 km||473 miles||411 nm|| NNE|
|Luganville||Sat 5:30 AM||950 km||590 miles||513 nm|| SSE|
|Port Vila||Sat 5:30 AM||1219 km||758 miles||658 nm|| SSE|
|Tarawa||Sat 6:30 AM||1292 km||803 miles||698 nm|| NE|
|Funafuti||Sat 6:30 AM||1563 km||971 miles||844 nm|| E|
|Majuro||Sat 6:30 AM||1722 km||1070 miles||930 nm|| NNE|
|Palikir||Sat 5:30 AM||1738 km||1080 miles||938 nm|| NNW|
|Suva *||Sat 7:30 AM||1886 km||1172 miles||1018 nm|| SE|
|Port Moresby||Sat 4:30 AM||1990 km||1237 miles||1075 nm|| W|
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