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 00:14:00 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 00:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 52' ||South|
|Longitude: ||179° 47' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.55 meters/second, 1535.6 km/hour, 954.2 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' 24.6"||15.90 mi||west||0° 00' 08.0"||0.15 mi||north||15.90 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 35.3"||954.01 mi||west||0° 08' 05.1"||9.27 mi||north||954.39 mi|
|24 hours||13° 47' 07.5"||912.69 mi||east||3° 40' 58.10"||253.24 mi||north||955.09 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Suva *||Sat 1:14 PM||237 km||147 miles||128 nm|| SW|
|Lautoka *||Sat 1:14 PM||306 km||190 miles||165 nm|| WSW|
|Nadi *||Sat 1:14 PM||316 km||196 miles||171 nm|| WSW|
|Mata-Utu||Sat 12:14 PM||553 km||344 miles||299 nm|| NE|
|Neiafu||Sat 1:14 PM||646 km||401 miles||349 nm|| ESE|
|Pangai||Sat 1:14 PM||660 km||410 miles||356 nm|| ESE|
|Nukualofa||Sat 1:14 PM||675 km||420 miles||365 nm|| SE|
|Apia *||Sat 2:14 PM||923 km||573 miles||498 nm|| ENE|
|Funafuti||Sat 12:14 PM||930 km||578 miles||502 nm|| N|
|Pago Pago||Fri 1:14 PM||1015 km||631 miles||548 nm|| ENE|
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