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 23:30:00 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 23:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 18' ||South|
|Longitude: ||155° 24' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.69 meters/second, 1564.9 km/hour, 972.4 miles/hour or 845.0 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"||16.21 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.19 mi||north||16.21 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 32.0"||972.28 mi||west||0° 10' 13.0"||11.71 mi||north||972.69 mi|
|24 hours||12° 59' 49.6"||875.01 mi||east||4° 21' 54.3"||300.05 mi||north||931.64 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Sat 1:30 PM||782 km||486 miles||422 nm|| SE|
|Rarotonga||Sat 1:30 PM||993 km||617 miles||536 nm|| SSW|
|Alofi||Sat 12:30 PM||1676 km||1042 miles||905 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Sun 1:30 PM||1691 km||1051 miles||913 nm|| N|
|Apia *||Sun 1:30 PM||1772 km||1101 miles||957 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Sun 12:30 PM||1782 km||1107 miles||962 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Sun 12:30 PM||2274 km||1413 miles||1228 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Sat 11:30 AM||2763 km||1717 miles||1492 nm|| WNW|
|Funafuti||Sun 11:30 AM||2823 km||1754 miles||1524 nm|| W|
|Suva *||Sun 12:30 PM||2853 km||1773 miles||1540 nm|| WSW|
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