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 15:58:00 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 15:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 06' ||South|
|Longitude: ||146° 05' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.60 meters/second, 1582.5 km/hour, 983.3 miles/hour or 854.5 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' 28.9"||16.39 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||south||16.39 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 00.3"||983.20 mi||west||0° 10' 29.9"||12.03 mi||south||982.98 mi|
|24 hours||12° 46' 17.0"||867.00 mi||east||3° 55' 13.8"||269.53 mi||south||901.72 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Taiohae||Sat 6:28 AM||758 km||471 miles||409 nm|| ENE|
|Papeete||Sat 5:58 AM||805 km||500 miles||435 nm|| SSW|
|Rarotonga||Sat 5:58 AM||1842 km||1145 miles||995 nm|| SW|
|Kiritimati||Sun 5:58 AM||1899 km||1180 miles||1025 nm|| NW|
|Adamstown||Sat 7:58 AM||2288 km||1422 miles||1235 nm|| SE|
|Alofi||Sat 4:58 AM||2706 km||1681 miles||1461 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Sun 4:58 AM||2761 km||1716 miles||1491 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Sun 5:58 AM||2807 km||1744 miles||1516 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Sun 4:58 AM||3299 km||2050 miles||1782 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Sat 3:58 AM||3586 km||2228 miles||1936 nm|| WNW|
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