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 Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 00:46:00 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: 31%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 00:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 23' ||North|
|Longitude: ||125° 39' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.58 meters/second, 1611.3 km/hour, 1001.2 miles/hour or 870.0 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' 32.2"||16.69 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 14.0"||1001.19 mi||west||0° 11' 01.2"||12.62 mi||north||1001.11 mi|
|24 hours||11° 02' 22.8"||760.32 mi||east||4° 12' 08.8"||288.81 mi||north||810.23 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hermosillo||Wed 5:46 PM||3044 km||1891 miles||1643 nm|| NNE|
|Los Angeles||Wed 4:46 PM||3264 km||2028 miles||1763 nm|| NNE|
|Mexico City||Wed 6:46 PM||3267 km||2030 miles||1764 nm|| ENE|
|Adamstown||Wed 4:46 PM||3403 km||2115 miles||1838 nm|| S|
|Phoenix||Wed 5:46 PM||3410 km||2119 miles||1841 nm|| NNE|
|Kiritimati||Thu 2:46 PM||3541 km||2200 miles||1912 nm|| W|
|Las Vegas||Wed 4:46 PM||3570 km||2218 miles||1928 nm|| NNE|
|San Francisco||Wed 4:46 PM||3601 km||2238 miles||1944 nm|| N|
|Papeete||Wed 2:46 PM||3652 km||2269 miles||1972 nm|| SW|
|Honolulu||Wed 2:46 PM||3895 km||2420 miles||2103 nm|| WNW|
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