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 22:10:00 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 is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 11, 2013 at 22:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 08' ||South|
|Longitude: ||150° 00' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.85 meters/second, 1533.1 km/hour, 952.6 miles/hour or 827.8 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"||15.88 mi||west||0° 00' 07.7"||0.15 mi||north||15.88 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 25.8"||952.45 mi||west||0° 07' 51.2"||9.00 mi||north||952.83 mi|
|24 hours||13° 51' 14.7"||915.90 mi||east||3° 36' 21.0"||247.94 mi||north||956.82 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Fri 12:10 PM||64 km||40 miles||35 nm|| SE|
|Rarotonga||Fri 12:10 PM||1123 km||698 miles||607 nm|| WSW|
|Alofi||Fri 11:10 AM||2117 km||1316 miles||1143 nm|| W|
|Adamstown||Fri 2:10 PM||2243 km||1394 miles||1211 nm|| ESE|
|Kiritimati||Sat 12:10 PM||2250 km||1398 miles||1215 nm|| NNW|
|Apia *||Sat 12:10 PM||2363 km||1468 miles||1276 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Sat 11:10 AM||2454 km||1525 miles||1325 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Sat 11:10 AM||2685 km||1668 miles||1450 nm|| WSW|
|Suva *||Sat 11:10 AM||3348 km||2081 miles||1808 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Sat 10:10 AM||3470 km||2156 miles||1873 nm|| WNW|
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