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 23:10:00 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 23:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 00' ||South|
|Longitude: ||164° 25' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.19 meters/second, 1534.3 km/hour, 953.4 miles/hour or 828.4 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' 24.5"||15.89 mi||west||0° 00' 07.9"||0.15 mi||north||15.89 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 30.5"||953.20 mi||west||0° 07' 57.9"||9.13 mi||north||953.58 mi|
|24 hours||13° 49' 15.5"||914.35 mi||east||3° 38' 36.7"||250.53 mi||north||955.99 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Alofi||Fri 12:10 PM||626 km||389 miles||338 nm|| WSW|
|Rarotonga||Fri 1:10 PM||676 km||420 miles||365 nm|| SE|
|Pago Pago||Fri 12:10 PM||739 km||459 miles||399 nm|| WNW|
|Apia *||Sat 1:10 PM||864 km||537 miles||467 nm|| WNW|
|Fakaofo||Sat 12:10 PM||1123 km||698 miles||606 nm|| NW|
|Nukualofa||Sat 12:10 PM||1224 km||760 miles||661 nm|| WSW|
|Papeete||Fri 1:10 PM||1579 km||981 miles||853 nm|| E|
|Suva *||Sat 12:10 PM||1826 km||1135 miles||986 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Sat 11:10 AM||2009 km||1248 miles||1085 nm|| WNW|
|Kiritimati||Sat 1:10 PM||2227 km||1384 miles||1203 nm|| NNE|
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