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 23:20:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 23:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 20' ||South|
|Longitude: ||152° 60' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.63 meters/second, 1564.7 km/hour, 972.2 miles/hour or 844.9 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' 26.4"||16.20 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.19 mi||north||16.21 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 31.1"||972.15 mi||west||0° 10' 12.1"||11.69 mi||north||972.56 mi|
|24 hours||13° 00' 09.6"||875.28 mi||east||4° 21' 41.1"||299.80 mi||north||931.83 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Sat 1:20 PM||593 km||368 miles||320 nm|| SE|
|Rarotonga||Sat 1:20 PM||1133 km||704 miles||612 nm|| SW|
|Kiritimati||Sun 1:20 PM||1748 km||1086 miles||944 nm|| NNW|
|Alofi||Sat 12:20 PM||1916 km||1190 miles||1034 nm|| WSW|
|Apia *||Sun 1:20 PM||2032 km||1263 miles||1097 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Sun 12:20 PM||2038 km||1266 miles||1100 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Sun 12:20 PM||2511 km||1560 miles||1356 nm|| WSW|
|Adamstown||Sat 3:20 PM||2729 km||1696 miles||1474 nm|| ESE|
|Baker Island||Sat 11:20 AM||2991 km||1859 miles||1615 nm|| WNW|
|Funafuti||Sun 11:20 AM||3082 km||1915 miles||1664 nm|| W|
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