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 01:20:00 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 01:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 43' ||South|
|Longitude: ||164° 22' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.92 meters/second, 1536.9 km/hour, 955.0 miles/hour or 829.9 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"||15.92 mi||west||0° 00' 08.2"||0.16 mi||north||15.92 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 40.6"||954.85 mi||west||0° 08' 12.3"||9.40 mi||north||955.24 mi|
|24 hours||13° 44' 55.1"||910.96 mi||east||3° 43' 23.0"||255.99 mi||north||954.14 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Luganville||Sat 12:20 PM||328 km||204 miles||177 nm|| ENE|
|Port Vila||Sat 12:20 PM||435 km||270 miles||235 nm|| ESE|
|Noumea||Sat 12:20 PM||652 km||405 miles||352 nm|| SSE|
|Honiara||Sat 12:20 PM||937 km||582 miles||506 nm|| NNW|
|Suva *||Sat 2:20 PM||1501 km||933 miles||811 nm|| E|
|Brisbane||Sat 11:20 AM||1668 km||1037 miles||901 nm|| SW|
|Yaren||Sat 1:20 PM||1811 km||1125 miles||978 nm|| N|
|Funafuti||Sat 1:20 PM||1849 km||1149 miles||998 nm|| ENE|
|Cairns||Sat 11:20 AM||1981 km||1231 miles||1070 nm|| W|
|Port Moresby||Sat 11:20 AM||2028 km||1260 miles||1095 nm|| WNW|
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