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 Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 19:34:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 19:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 51' ||South|
|Longitude: ||127° 11' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.40 meters/second, 1506.2 km/hour, 935.9 miles/hour or 813.3 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' 22.7"||15.60 mi||west||0° 00' 04.2"||0.08 mi||north||15.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 48.3"||935.72 mi||west||0° 04' 23.4"||5.03 mi||north||935.95 mi|
|24 hours||14° 37' 46.3"||951.94 mi||east||2° 23' 07.4"||164.08 mi||north||972.73 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Thu 11:34 AM||651 km||405 miles||352 nm|| SSW|
|Gambier Islands||Thu 10:34 AM||883 km||549 miles||477 nm|| WSW|
|Easter Island *||Thu 2:34 PM||1989 km||1236 miles||1074 nm|| ESE|
|Papeete||Thu 9:34 AM||2374 km||1475 miles||1282 nm|| W|
|Rarotonga||Thu 9:34 AM||3397 km||2111 miles||1834 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Fri 9:34 AM||4076 km||2533 miles||2201 nm|| WNW|
|Alofi||Thu 8:34 AM||4476 km||2782 miles||2417 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Fri 9:34 AM||4785 km||2974 miles||2584 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Fri 8:34 AM||4992 km||3102 miles||2696 nm|| W|
|Mexico City||Thu 1:34 PM||5314 km||3302 miles||2869 nm|| NE|
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