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 00:34:00 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 00:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 49' ||South|
|Longitude: ||175° 25' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.66 meters/second, 1536.0 km/hour, 954.4 miles/hour or 829.4 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' 36.10"||954.26 mi||west||0° 08' 07.2"||9.31 mi||north||954.65 mi|
|24 hours||346° 13' 32.5"||912.17 mi||west||3° 41' 42.10"||254.08 mi||north||954.80 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lautoka *||Sat 1:34 PM||234 km||145 miles||126 nm|| ESE|
|Nadi *||Sat 1:34 PM||239 km||148 miles||129 nm|| ESE|
|Suva *||Sat 1:34 PM||351 km||218 miles||190 nm|| ESE|
|Port Vila||Sat 11:34 AM||762 km||473 miles||411 nm|| W|
|Luganville||Sat 11:34 AM||893 km||555 miles||482 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Sat 12:34 PM||1006 km||625 miles||543 nm|| NNE|
|Nukualofa||Sat 1:34 PM||1097 km||682 miles||592 nm|| ESE|
|Noumea||Sat 11:34 AM||1118 km||694 miles||603 nm|| SW|
|Apia *||Sat 2:34 PM||1414 km||879 miles||764 nm|| ENE|
|Alofi||Fri 1:34 PM||1573 km||977 miles||849 nm|| ESE|
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