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 Friday, January 11, 2013 at 00:20:00 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 Friday, January 11, 2013 at 00:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 29' ||South|
|Longitude: ||164° 16' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.47 meters/second, 1510.1 km/hour, 938.3 miles/hour or 815.4 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' 23.0"||15.64 mi||west||0° 00' 05.0"||0.10 mi||north||15.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 01.4"||938.12 mi||west||0° 05' 04.2"||5.81 mi||north||938.38 mi|
|24 hours||14° 30' 41.1"||946.44 mi||east||2° 37' 57.4"||181.07 mi||north||970.80 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Noumea||Fri 11:20 AM||383 km||238 miles||207 nm|| SE|
|Port Vila||Fri 11:20 AM||469 km||291 miles||253 nm|| ENE|
|Luganville||Fri 11:20 AM||536 km||333 miles||290 nm|| NE|
|Honiara||Fri 11:20 AM||1205 km||749 miles||651 nm|| NNW|
|Brisbane||Fri 10:20 AM||1449 km||900 miles||782 nm|| SW|
|Suva *||Fri 1:20 PM||1499 km||932 miles||809 nm|| E|
|Cairns||Fri 10:20 AM||1976 km||1228 miles||1067 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Fri 12:20 PM||2017 km||1253 miles||1089 nm|| NE|
|Sydney *||Fri 11:20 AM||2053 km||1275 miles||1108 nm|| SW|
|Yaren||Fri 12:20 PM||2116 km||1315 miles||1142 nm|| N|
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