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 Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 14:58:00 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: 45%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 14:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 55' ||South|
|Longitude: ||131° 36' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.89 meters/second, 1583.6 km/hour, 984.0 miles/hour or 855.1 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' 29.0"||16.40 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||south||16.40 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 04.9"||983.87 mi||west||0° 10' 32.9"||12.08 mi||south||983.65 mi|
|24 hours||12° 44' 18.1"||865.27 mi||east||3° 56' 47.1"||271.31 mi||south||900.67 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Taiohae||Sat 5:28 AM||892 km||554 miles||481 nm|| WNW|
|Adamstown||Sat 6:58 AM||1574 km||978 miles||850 nm|| S|
|Papeete||Sat 4:58 AM||2071 km||1287 miles||1118 nm|| WSW|
|Easter Island *||Sat 9:58 AM||2940 km||1827 miles||1587 nm|| SE|
|Kiritimati||Sun 4:58 AM||3181 km||1976 miles||1717 nm|| WNW|
|Rarotonga||Sat 4:58 AM||3216 km||1999 miles||1737 nm|| WSW|
|Alofi||Sat 3:58 AM||4209 km||2615 miles||2273 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Sun 3:58 AM||4344 km||2699 miles||2345 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Sun 4:58 AM||4375 km||2719 miles||2362 nm|| W|
|Honolulu||Sat 4:58 AM||4577 km||2844 miles||2471 nm|| NW|
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