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 00:30:00 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 Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 00:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 50' ||South|
|Longitude: ||176° 23' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.64 meters/second, 1535.9 km/hour, 954.4 miles/hour or 829.3 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"||15.91 mi||west||0° 00' 08.0"||0.15 mi||north||15.91 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 36.7"||954.21 mi||west||0° 08' 06.8"||9.30 mi||north||954.60 mi|
|24 hours||346° 13' 24.4"||912.27 mi||west||3° 41' 34.1"||253.92 mi||north||954.86 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lautoka *||Sat 1:30 PM||143 km||89 miles||77 nm|| SE|
|Nadi *||Sat 1:30 PM||154 km||96 miles||83 nm|| SE|
|Suva *||Sat 1:30 PM||261 km||162 miles||141 nm|| SE|
|Port Vila||Sat 11:30 AM||863 km||536 miles||466 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Sat 12:30 PM||969 km||602 miles||523 nm|| NNE|
|Luganville||Sat 11:30 AM||995 km||618 miles||537 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Sat 1:30 PM||1007 km||625 miles||544 nm|| ESE|
|Noumea||Sat 11:30 AM||1203 km||748 miles||650 nm|| WSW|
|Apia *||Sat 2:30 PM||1315 km||817 miles||710 nm|| ENE|
|Alofi||Fri 1:30 PM||1472 km||915 miles||795 nm|| ESE|
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