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 23:10:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 23:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 22' ||South|
|Longitude: ||150° 35' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.57 meters/second, 1564.5 km/hour, 972.1 miles/hour or 844.7 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' 26.4"||16.20 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.19 mi||north||16.20 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 30.3"||972.02 mi||west||0° 10' 11.4"||11.68 mi||north||972.43 mi|
|24 hours||13° 00' 29.7"||875.56 mi||east||4° 21' 27.7"||299.54 mi||north||932.02 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Sat 1:10 PM||475 km||295 miles||256 nm|| SSE|
|Rarotonga||Sat 1:10 PM||1308 km||813 miles||706 nm|| SW|
|Kiritimati||Sun 1:10 PM||1841 km||1144 miles||994 nm|| NNW|
|Alofi||Sat 12:10 PM||2159 km||1341 miles||1166 nm|| WSW|
|Apia *||Sun 1:10 PM||2292 km||1424 miles||1238 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Sun 12:10 PM||2295 km||1426 miles||1239 nm|| W|
|Adamstown||Sat 3:10 PM||2509 km||1559 miles||1355 nm|| SE|
|Nukualofa||Sun 12:10 PM||2751 km||1709 miles||1485 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Sat 11:10 AM||3225 km||2004 miles||1742 nm|| WNW|
|Funafuti||Sun 11:10 AM||3341 km||2076 miles||1804 nm|| W|
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