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 21:44:00 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 is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 11, 2013 at 21:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 11' ||South|
|Longitude: ||143° 46' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.71 meters/second, 1532.5 km/hour, 952.3 miles/hour or 827.5 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"||15.87 mi||west||0° 00' 07.7"||0.15 mi||north||15.87 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 23.9"||952.13 mi||west||0° 07' 48.3"||8.95 mi||north||952.50 mi|
|24 hours||13° 52' 06.3"||916.57 mi||east||3° 35' 21.3"||246.80 mi||north||957.17 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Fri 11:44 AM||618 km||384 miles||334 nm|| W|
|Taiohae||Fri 12:14 PM||1017 km||632 miles||549 nm|| NNE|
|Adamstown||Fri 1:44 PM||1664 km||1034 miles||898 nm|| SE|
|Rarotonga||Fri 11:44 AM||1742 km||1082 miles||940 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Sat 11:44 AM||2581 km||1604 miles||1394 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Fri 10:44 AM||2773 km||1723 miles||1498 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Sat 11:44 AM||3026 km||1880 miles||1634 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Sat 10:44 AM||3096 km||1924 miles||1672 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Sat 10:44 AM||3330 km||2069 miles||1798 nm|| WSW|
|Easter Island *||Fri 4:44 PM||3703 km||2301 miles||1999 nm|| ESE|
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