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 23:10:00 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: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 23:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 35' ||South|
|Longitude: ||178° 57' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.19 meters/second, 1509.1 km/hour, 937.7 miles/hour or 814.8 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' 22.8"||15.63 mi||west||0° 00' 04.7"||0.09 mi||north||15.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 58.0"||937.50 mi||west||0° 04' 54.3"||5.62 mi||north||937.76 mi|
|24 hours||14° 32' 29.0"||947.83 mi||east||2° 34' 23.4"||176.98 mi||north||971.31 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Suva *||Fri 12:10 PM||319 km||198 miles||172 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Fri 12:10 PM||428 km||266 miles||231 nm|| ESE|
|Nadi *||Fri 12:10 PM||431 km||268 miles||233 nm|| WNW|
|Lautoka *||Fri 12:10 PM||438 km||272 miles||236 nm|| WNW|
|Pangai||Fri 12:10 PM||483 km||300 miles||261 nm|| E|
|Neiafu||Fri 12:10 PM||533 km||331 miles||288 nm|| E|
|Alofi||Thu 12:10 PM||951 km||591 miles||514 nm|| E|
|Salelologa (Savai'i) *||Fri 1:10 PM||966 km||600 miles||521 nm|| NE|
|Apia *||Fri 1:10 PM||995 km||618 miles||537 nm|| NE|
|Funafuti||Fri 11:10 AM||1240 km||770 miles||669 nm|| N|
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