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 10:48:00 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 10:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 51' ||North|
|Longitude: ||157° 27' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.11 meters/second, 1577.2 km/hour, 980.0 miles/hour or 851.6 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"||16.33 mi||west||0° 00' 08.8"||0.17 mi||south||16.33 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 44.8"||979.91 mi||west||0° 08' 53.2"||10.18 mi||south||980.25 mi|
|24 hours||11° 14' 10.6"||757.87 mi||east||3° 49' 39.2"||263.10 mi||south||807.13 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Sun 12:48 AM||937 km||582 miles||506 nm|| N|
|Kiritimati||Mon 12:48 AM||1215 km||755 miles||656 nm|| S|
|Baker Island||Sat 10:48 PM||2523 km||1568 miles||1363 nm|| WSW|
|Midway||Sat 11:48 PM||2677 km||1663 miles||1445 nm|| NW|
|Fakaofo||Sun 11:48 PM||2891 km||1796 miles||1561 nm|| SSW|
|Apia *||Mon 12:48 AM||3347 km||2080 miles||1807 nm|| SSW|
|Papeete||Sun 12:48 AM||3471 km||2157 miles||1874 nm|| SSE|
|Majuro||Sun 10:48 PM||3491 km||2169 miles||1885 nm|| W|
|Tarawa||Sun 10:48 PM||3494 km||2171 miles||1887 nm|| WSW|
|Funafuti||Sun 10:48 PM||3499 km||2174 miles||1889 nm|| SW|
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