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 Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 09:52:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 09:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 59' ||North|
|Longitude: ||143° 54' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.86 meters/second, 1576.3 km/hour, 979.5 miles/hour or 851.1 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"||16.32 mi||west||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||south||16.33 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 43.8"||979.36 mi||west||0° 08' 49.7"||10.12 mi||south||979.70 mi|
|24 hours||11° 14' 28.2"||757.79 mi||east||3° 48' 22.7"||261.64 mi||south||806.61 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Sat 11:52 PM||1746 km||1085 miles||943 nm|| NW|
|Kiritimati||Sun 11:52 PM||1925 km||1196 miles||1040 nm|| SW|
|Papeete||Sat 11:52 PM||3433 km||2133 miles||1854 nm|| S|
|San Francisco||Sun 1:52 AM||3474 km||2159 miles||1876 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles||Sun 1:52 AM||3487 km||2167 miles||1883 nm|| NE|
|Hermosillo||Sun 2:52 AM||3838 km||2385 miles||2072 nm|| ENE|
|Las Vegas||Sun 1:52 AM||3850 km||2393 miles||2079 nm|| NE|
|Midway||Sat 10:52 PM||3857 km||2396 miles||2082 nm|| WNW|
|Baker Island||Sat 9:52 PM||3863 km||2401 miles||2086 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Sun 10:52 PM||3905 km||2426 miles||2108 nm|| SW|
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