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 23:40:00 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 23:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 56' ||South|
|Longitude: ||171° 37' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.36 meters/second, 1534.9 km/hour, 953.7 miles/hour or 828.8 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' 24.5"||15.90 mi||west||0° 00' 08.0"||0.15 mi||north||15.90 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 32.7"||953.58 mi||west||0° 08' 01.3"||9.19 mi||north||953.96 mi|
|24 hours||13° 48' 15.6"||913.58 mi||east||3° 39' 43.8"||251.81 mi||north||955.57 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Alofi||Fri 12:40 PM||295 km||183 miles||159 nm|| SE|
|Pago Pago||Fri 12:40 PM||311 km||193 miles||168 nm|| NNE|
|Neiafu||Sat 12:40 PM||315 km||196 miles||170 nm|| SW|
|Apia *||Sat 1:40 PM||344 km||214 miles||186 nm|| N|
|Pangai||Sat 12:40 PM||430 km||267 miles||232 nm|| SW|
|Nukualofa||Sat 12:40 PM||599 km||372 miles||323 nm|| SW|
|Mata-Utu||Sat 11:40 AM||634 km||394 miles||342 nm|| NW|
|Fakaofo||Sat 12:40 PM||839 km||521 miles||453 nm|| N|
|Suva *||Sat 12:40 PM||1066 km||662 miles||575 nm|| W|
|Rarotonga||Fri 1:40 PM||1333 km||828 miles||720 nm|| ESE|
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