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 00:44:00 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 00:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 48' ||South|
|Longitude: ||173° 01' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.72 meters/second, 1536.2 km/hour, 954.5 miles/hour or 829.5 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"||15.91 mi||west||0° 00' 08.0"||0.15 mi||north||15.91 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 37.8"||954.39 mi||west||0° 08' 08.3"||9.33 mi||north||954.78 mi|
|24 hours||346° 13' 52.6"||911.91 mi||west||3° 42' 04.9"||254.50 mi||north||954.66 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lautoka *||Sat 1:44 PM||481 km||299 miles||259 nm|| ESE|
|Nadi *||Sat 1:44 PM||481 km||299 miles||260 nm|| ESE|
|Port Vila||Sat 11:44 AM||511 km||317 miles||276 nm|| WSW|
|Suva *||Sat 1:44 PM||593 km||369 miles||320 nm|| ESE|
|Luganville||Sat 11:44 AM||641 km||398 miles||346 nm|| WNW|
|Noumea||Sat 11:44 AM||917 km||570 miles||495 nm|| SW|
|Funafuti||Sat 12:44 PM||1136 km||706 miles||614 nm|| NE|
|Nukualofa||Sat 1:44 PM||1330 km||826 miles||718 nm|| ESE|
|Honiara||Sat 11:44 AM||1633 km||1015 miles||882 nm|| WNW|
|Apia *||Sat 2:44 PM||1666 km||1035 miles||899 nm|| E|
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