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 Sunday, January 6, 2013 at 18:26:00 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: 33%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, January 6, 2013 at 18:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 23' ||South|
|Longitude: ||168° 57' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.87 meters/second, 1551.1 km/hour, 963.8 miles/hour or 837.5 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' 26.8"||16.06 mi||west||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||south||16.06 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 47.7"||963.62 mi||west||0° 08' 42.1"||9.97 mi||south||963.33 mi|
|24 hours||13° 40' 51.5"||912.57 mi||east||3° 02' 14.0"||208.87 mi||south||929.25 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Pago Pago||Sun 7:26 AM||224 km||139 miles||121 nm|| WNW|
|Apia *||Mon 8:26 AM||348 km||216 miles||188 nm|| WNW|
|Alofi||Sun 7:26 AM||419 km||260 miles||226 nm|| SSW|
|Neiafu||Mon 7:26 AM||646 km||401 miles||349 nm|| SW|
|Fakaofo||Mon 7:26 AM||710 km||441 miles||383 nm|| NNW|
|Pangai||Mon 7:26 AM||754 km||468 miles||407 nm|| SW|
|Nukualofa||Mon 7:26 AM||917 km||570 miles||495 nm|| SW|
|Rarotonga||Sun 8:26 AM||1166 km||725 miles||630 nm|| SE|
|Suva *||Mon 7:26 AM||1379 km||857 miles||745 nm|| WSW|
|Funafuti||Mon 6:26 AM||1494 km||929 miles||807 nm|| WNW|
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