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 01:34:00 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: 31%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 01:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 32' ||North|
|Longitude: ||137° 17' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.48 meters/second, 1610.9 km/hour, 1001.0 miles/hour or 869.8 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"||16.68 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 14.8"||1000.96 mi||west||0° 10' 59.2"||12.58 mi||north||1000.88 mi|
|24 hours||11° 02' 09.3"||759.87 mi||east||4° 11' 14.5"||287.78 mi||north||809.40 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Thu 3:34 PM||2264 km||1407 miles||1222 nm|| W|
|Honolulu||Wed 3:34 PM||2824 km||1755 miles||1525 nm|| NW|
|Papeete||Wed 3:34 PM||2887 km||1794 miles||1559 nm|| SSW|
|Adamstown||Wed 5:34 PM||3473 km||2158 miles||1875 nm|| SSE|
|Los Angeles||Wed 5:34 PM||3718 km||2310 miles||2008 nm|| NNE|
|Hermosillo||Wed 6:34 PM||3802 km||2363 miles||2053 nm|| NE|
|Rarotonga||Wed 3:34 PM||3847 km||2390 miles||2077 nm|| SW|
|San Francisco||Wed 5:34 PM||3874 km||2407 miles||2092 nm|| NNE|
|Phoenix||Wed 6:34 PM||4043 km||2512 miles||2183 nm|| NE|
|Las Vegas||Wed 5:34 PM||4073 km||2531 miles||2199 nm|| NNE|
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