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 Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at 21:46:00 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: 5%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at 21:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 49' ||South|
|Longitude: ||173° 48' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.57 meters/second, 1496.0 km/hour, 929.6 miles/hour or 807.8 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' 22.3"||15.49 mi||west||0° 00' 01.0"||0.02 mi||north||15.49 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 20.9"||929.36 mi||west||0° 01' 05.2"||1.25 mi||north||929.41 mi|
|24 hours||14° 59' 28.8"||969.35 mi||east||1° 08' 17.5"||78.30 mi||north||976.08 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Pangai||Thu 10:46 AM||126 km||78 miles||68 nm|| NNW|
|Nukualofa||Thu 10:46 AM||149 km||92 miles||80 nm|| WSW|
|Neiafu||Thu 10:46 AM||241 km||150 miles||130 nm|| N|
|Alofi||Wed 10:46 AM||452 km||281 miles||244 nm|| ENE|
|Pago Pago||Wed 10:46 AM||797 km||495 miles||430 nm|| NNE|
|Salelologa (Savai'i) *||Thu 11:46 AM||802 km||499 miles||433 nm|| NNE|
|Apia *||Thu 11:46 AM||803 km||499 miles||434 nm|| NNE|
|Suva *||Thu 10:46 AM||868 km||539 miles||469 nm|| WNW|
|Nadi *||Thu 10:46 AM||981 km||610 miles||530 nm|| WNW|
|Lautoka *||Thu 10:46 AM||985 km||612 miles||532 nm|| WNW|
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