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 Friday, January 18, 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: 42%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 18, 2013 at 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 53' ||North|
|Longitude: ||140° 47' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.06 meters/second, 1595.0 km/hour, 991.1 miles/hour or 861.2 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' 32.4"||16.52 mi||west||0° 00' 09.8"||0.19 mi||north||16.52 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 31.0"||991.04 mi||west||0° 09' 47.4"||11.21 mi||north||990.85 mi|
|24 hours||11° 00' 15.4"||749.97 mi||east||3° 38' 38.1"||250.49 mi||north||786.28 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Fri 4:34 PM||2034 km||1264 miles||1098 nm|| WSW|
|Honolulu||Thu 4:34 PM||2222 km||1380 miles||1200 nm|| NW|
|Papeete||Thu 4:34 PM||3182 km||1977 miles||1718 nm|| SSW|
|Los Angeles||Thu 6:34 PM||3528 km||2192 miles||1905 nm|| NE|
|San Francisco||Thu 6:34 PM||3595 km||2234 miles||1941 nm|| NNE|
|Hermosillo||Thu 7:34 PM||3763 km||2338 miles||2032 nm|| NE|
|Las Vegas||Thu 6:34 PM||3892 km||2418 miles||2102 nm|| NE|
|Phoenix||Thu 7:34 PM||3928 km||2441 miles||2121 nm|| NE|
|Fakaofo||Fri 3:34 PM||3989 km||2479 miles||2154 nm|| WSW|
|Rarotonga||Thu 4:34 PM||4020 km||2498 miles||2171 nm|| SSW|
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