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 20:34:00 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 is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 11, 2013 at 20:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 20' ||South|
|Longitude: ||126° 57' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.32 meters/second, 1531.2 km/hour, 951.4 miles/hour or 826.8 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' 24.3"||15.86 mi||west||0° 00' 07.5"||0.15 mi||north||15.86 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 18.5"||951.26 mi||west||0° 07' 40.3"||8.79 mi||north||951.63 mi|
|24 hours||13° 54' 24.5"||918.37 mi||east||3° 32' 38.9"||243.71 mi||north||958.11 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Fri 12:34 PM||916 km||569 miles||494 nm|| SSW|
|Easter Island *||Fri 3:34 PM||2109 km||1311 miles||1139 nm|| SE|
|Papeete||Fri 10:34 AM||2401 km||1492 miles||1296 nm|| W|
|Rarotonga||Fri 10:34 AM||3471 km||2157 miles||1874 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Sat 10:34 AM||3953 km||2456 miles||2135 nm|| WNW|
|Alofi||Fri 9:34 AM||4538 km||2820 miles||2450 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Sat 10:34 AM||4812 km||2990 miles||2598 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Sat 9:34 AM||5072 km||3151 miles||2738 nm|| WSW|
|Mexico City||Fri 2:34 PM||5079 km||3156 miles||2742 nm|| NE|
|Guatemala||Fri 2:34 PM||5337 km||3316 miles||2882 nm|| NE|
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