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 22:30:00 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 22:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 05' ||South|
|Longitude: ||154° 48' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.96 meters/second, 1533.5 km/hour, 952.9 miles/hour or 828.0 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' 27.3"||952.70 mi||west||0° 07' 53.4"||9.05 mi||north||953.08 mi|
|24 hours||13° 50' 35.0"||915.39 mi||east||3° 37' 06.4"||248.81 mi||north||956.54 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Fri 12:30 PM||559 km||347 miles||302 nm|| E|
|Rarotonga||Fri 12:30 PM||695 km||432 miles||375 nm|| SW|
|Alofi||Fri 11:30 AM||1614 km||1003 miles||871 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Sat 12:30 PM||1855 km||1153 miles||1002 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Sat 11:30 AM||1973 km||1226 miles||1066 nm|| WNW|
|Kiritimati||Sat 12:30 PM||2115 km||1314 miles||1142 nm|| N|
|Nukualofa||Sat 11:30 AM||2190 km||1361 miles||1183 nm|| WSW|
|Adamstown||Fri 2:30 PM||2709 km||1683 miles||1463 nm|| ESE|
|Suva *||Sat 11:30 AM||2841 km||1765 miles||1534 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Sat 10:30 AM||2972 km||1847 miles||1605 nm|| WNW|
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