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 Monday, January 14, 2013 at 01:06:00 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: 7%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, January 14, 2013 at 01:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 38' ||South|
|Longitude: ||165° 34' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.66 meters/second, 1593.6 km/hour, 990.2 miles/hour or 860.5 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' 28.6"||16.50 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||north||16.50 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 39.3"||990.17 mi||west||0° 11' 34.2"||13.25 mi||north||990.51 mi|
|24 hours||12° 12' 18.7"||834.77 mi||east||4° 44' 02.0"||325.32 mi||north||899.89 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fakaofo||Mon 2:06 PM||628 km||390 miles||339 nm|| W|
|Rawaki||Mon 2:06 PM||787 km||489 miles||425 nm|| NW|
|Pago Pago||Sun 2:06 PM||838 km||521 miles||452 nm|| SW|
|Apia *||Mon 3:06 PM||889 km||552 miles||480 nm|| SW|
|Alofi||Sun 2:06 PM||1245 km||773 miles||672 nm|| SSW|
|Kiritimati||Mon 3:06 PM||1477 km||918 miles||798 nm|| NE|
|Rarotonga||Sun 3:06 PM||1527 km||949 miles||824 nm|| SSE|
|Baker Island||Sun 1:06 PM||1555 km||966 miles||839 nm|| NW|
|Funafuti||Mon 1:06 PM||1675 km||1041 miles||904 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Mon 2:06 PM||1727 km||1073 miles||933 nm|| SW|
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