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 23:30:00 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 23:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 58' ||South|
|Longitude: ||169° 13' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.30 meters/second, 1534.7 km/hour, 953.6 miles/hour or 828.7 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' 31.9"||953.45 mi||west||0° 08' 00.2"||9.17 mi||north||953.84 mi|
|24 hours||13° 48' 35.5"||913.83 mi||east||3° 39' 21.4"||251.38 mi||north||955.71 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Alofi||Fri 12:30 PM||243 km||151 miles||131 nm|| SSW|
|Pago Pago||Fri 12:30 PM||338 km||210 miles||182 nm|| NNW|
|Apia *||Sat 1:30 PM||442 km||274 miles||238 nm|| NW|
|Neiafu||Sat 12:30 PM||539 km||335 miles||291 nm|| WSW|
|Pangai||Sat 12:30 PM||628 km||390 miles||339 nm|| WSW|
|Nukualofa||Sat 12:30 PM||781 km||486 miles||422 nm|| SW|
|Fakaofo||Sat 12:30 PM||868 km||539 miles||469 nm|| NNW|
|Rarotonga||Fri 1:30 PM||1099 km||683 miles||594 nm|| ESE|
|Suva *||Sat 12:30 PM||1319 km||819 miles||712 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Sat 11:30 AM||1565 km||972 miles||845 nm|| NW|
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