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 Monday, January 7, 2013 at 18:36:00 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: 22%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, January 7, 2013 at 18:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 26' ||South|
|Longitude: ||157° 41' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.96 meters/second, 1522.7 km/hour, 946.1 miles/hour or 822.2 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' 24.7"||15.77 mi||west||0° 00' 06.2"||0.12 mi||south||15.77 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 43.5"||945.88 mi||west||0° 06' 13.7"||7.14 mi||south||945.62 mi|
|24 hours||14° 26' 41.6"||948.03 mi||east||1° 54' 09.8"||130.89 mi||south||951.65 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rarotonga||Mon 8:36 AM||380 km||236 miles||205 nm|| SW|
|Papeete||Mon 8:36 AM||865 km||537 miles||467 nm|| E|
|Alofi||Mon 7:36 AM||1292 km||803 miles||698 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Tue 8:36 AM||1590 km||988 miles||859 nm|| WNW|
|Fakaofo||Tue 7:36 AM||1774 km||1102 miles||958 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Tue 7:36 AM||1859 km||1155 miles||1004 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Tue 8:36 AM||2246 km||1395 miles||1213 nm|| N|
|Suva *||Tue 7:36 AM||2525 km||1569 miles||1363 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Tue 6:36 AM||2728 km||1695 miles||1473 nm|| WNW|
|Baker Island||Mon 6:36 AM||2911 km||1809 miles||1572 nm|| NW|
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