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 02:34:00 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: 23%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 10' ||North|
|Longitude: ||163° 02' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.12 meters/second, 1616.8 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' 31.6"||16.74 mi||west||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||north||16.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 34.7"||1004.66 mi||west||0° 11' 43.3"||13.42 mi||north||1004.71 mi|
|24 hours||11° 13' 14.5"||776.04 mi||east||4° 33' 16.4"||312.97 mi||north||835.44 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Wed 4:34 PM||640 km||397 miles||345 nm|| E|
|Rawaki||Wed 3:34 PM||1010 km||628 miles||545 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Wed 3:34 PM||1477 km||918 miles||797 nm|| SW|
|Baker Island||Tue 2:34 PM||1500 km||932 miles||810 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Wed 4:34 PM||1918 km||1192 miles||1035 nm|| SSW|
|Funafuti||Wed 2:34 PM||2241 km||1392 miles||1210 nm|| WSW|
|Honolulu||Tue 4:34 PM||2299 km||1429 miles||1241 nm|| NNE|
|Alofi||Tue 3:34 PM||2359 km||1466 miles||1274 nm|| SSW|
|Rarotonga||Tue 4:34 PM||2502 km||1555 miles||1351 nm|| S|
|Papeete||Tue 4:34 PM||2541 km||1579 miles||1372 nm|| SE|
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