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 19:26:00 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: 22%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, January 7, 2013 at 19:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 31' ||South|
|Longitude: ||169° 41' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.72 meters/second, 1521.8 km/hour, 945.6 miles/hour or 821.7 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' 24.6"||15.76 mi||west||0° 00' 06.1"||0.12 mi||south||15.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 39.5"||945.33 mi||west||0° 06' 07.7"||7.03 mi||south||945.08 mi|
|24 hours||14° 28' 03.4"||949.05 mi||east||1° 51' 30.7"||127.85 mi||south||952.33 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Alofi||Mon 8:26 AM||63 km||39 miles||34 nm|| SSW|
|Neiafu||Tue 8:26 AM||454 km||282 miles||245 nm|| W|
|Pago Pago||Mon 8:26 AM||483 km||300 miles||261 nm|| NNW|
|Pangai||Tue 8:26 AM||511 km||317 miles||276 nm|| WSW|
|Apia *||Tue 9:26 AM||564 km||351 miles||305 nm|| NNW|
|Nukualofa||Tue 8:26 AM||646 km||401 miles||349 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Tue 8:26 AM||1026 km||638 miles||554 nm|| N|
|Rarotonga||Mon 9:26 AM||1080 km||671 miles||583 nm|| ESE|
|Suva *||Tue 8:26 AM||1257 km||781 miles||679 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Tue 7:26 AM||1632 km||1014 miles||881 nm|| NW|
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