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 Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at 00:36:00 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: 22%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at 00:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 47' ||North|
|Longitude: ||134° 28' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.13 meters/second, 1616.9 km/hour, 1004.7 miles/hour or 873.0 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' 31.5"||16.74 mi||west||0° 00' 11.7"||0.22 mi||north||16.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 30.0"||1004.68 mi||west||0° 11' 45.8"||13.47 mi||north||1004.75 mi|
|24 hours||11° 14' 39.4"||777.76 mi||east||4° 34' 44.5"||314.65 mi||north||837.84 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Wed 2:36 PM||2547 km||1583 miles||1375 nm|| W|
|Papeete||Tue 2:36 PM||2615 km||1625 miles||1412 nm|| SW|
|Adamstown||Tue 4:36 PM||2898 km||1801 miles||1565 nm|| S|
|Honolulu||Tue 2:36 PM||3407 km||2117 miles||1840 nm|| NW|
|Rarotonga||Tue 2:36 PM||3675 km||2284 miles||1984 nm|| SW|
|Hermosillo||Tue 5:36 PM||4004 km||2488 miles||2162 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles||Tue 4:36 PM||4053 km||2518 miles||2188 nm|| NNE|
|Easter Island *||Tue 7:36 PM||4093 km||2543 miles||2210 nm|| SE|
|Fakaofo||Wed 1:36 PM||4226 km||2626 miles||2282 nm|| WSW|
|San Francisco||Tue 4:36 PM||4278 km||2658 miles||2310 nm|| NNE|
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