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 19:44:00 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 19:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 50' ||South|
|Longitude: ||129° 35' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.43 meters/second, 1506.4 km/hour, 936.0 miles/hour or 813.4 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' 48.8"||935.80 mi||west||0° 04' 24.7"||5.06 mi||north||936.03 mi|
|24 hours||14° 37' 32.1"||951.76 mi||east||2° 23' 39.1"||164.68 mi||north||972.67 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Thu 11:44 AM||581 km||361 miles||314 nm|| S|
|Gambier Islands||Thu 10:44 AM||666 km||414 miles||359 nm|| SW|
|Papeete||Thu 9:44 AM||2123 km||1319 miles||1146 nm|| W|
|Easter Island *||Thu 2:44 PM||2215 km||1376 miles||1196 nm|| ESE|
|Rarotonga||Thu 9:44 AM||3149 km||1957 miles||1700 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Fri 9:44 AM||3867 km||2403 miles||2088 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Thu 8:44 AM||4227 km||2627 miles||2282 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Fri 9:44 AM||4534 km||2818 miles||2448 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Fri 8:44 AM||4745 km||2949 miles||2562 nm|| W|
|Suva *||Fri 8:44 AM||5457 km||3391 miles||2947 nm|| W|
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