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 Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 00:10:00 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 Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 00:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 52' ||South|
|Longitude: ||178° 49' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.52 meters/second, 1535.5 km/hour, 954.1 miles/hour or 829.1 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' 24.4"||15.90 mi||west||0° 00' 08.0"||0.15 mi||north||15.90 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 35.0"||953.96 mi||west||0° 08' 04.6"||9.26 mi||north||954.34 mi|
|24 hours||13° 47' 15.5"||912.79 mi||east||3° 40' 50.2"||253.08 mi||north||955.14 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Suva *||Sat 1:10 PM||325 km||202 miles||175 nm|| WSW|
|Lautoka *||Sat 1:10 PM||405 km||251 miles||218 nm|| WSW|
|Nadi *||Sat 1:10 PM||413 km||257 miles||223 nm|| WSW|
|Mata-Utu||Sat 12:10 PM||487 km||303 miles||263 nm|| NE|
|Neiafu||Sat 1:10 PM||549 km||341 miles||297 nm|| ESE|
|Pangai||Sat 1:10 PM||573 km||356 miles||310 nm|| SE|
|Nukualofa||Sat 1:10 PM||606 km||377 miles||327 nm|| SE|
|Apia *||Sat 2:10 PM||828 km||514 miles||447 nm|| ENE|
|Pago Pago||Fri 1:10 PM||917 km||570 miles||495 nm|| ENE|
|Funafuti||Sat 12:10 PM||948 km||589 miles||512 nm|| NNW|
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