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 Monday, January 28, 2013 at 09:46:00 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: 98%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, January 28, 2013 at 09:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 12' ||North|
|Longitude: ||131° 12' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.71 meters/second, 1597.4 km/hour, 992.5 miles/hour or 862.5 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' 32.0"||16.54 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.19 mi||south||16.54 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 02.6"||992.49 mi||west||0° 10' 11.2"||11.67 mi||south||992.79 mi|
|24 hours||11° 09' 24.5"||761.89 mi||east||4° 16' 09.8"||293.41 mi||south||820.04 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Mon 11:46 PM||3005 km||1867 miles||1623 nm|| WSW|
|Hermosillo||Mon 2:46 AM||3050 km||1895 miles||1647 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles||Mon 1:46 AM||3054 km||1898 miles||1649 nm|| NNE|
|Honolulu||Sun 11:46 PM||3154 km||1960 miles||1703 nm|| WNW|
|San Francisco||Mon 1:46 AM||3285 km||2041 miles||1773 nm|| NNE|
|Phoenix||Mon 2:46 AM||3325 km||2066 miles||1795 nm|| NNE|
|Las Vegas||Mon 1:46 AM||3397 km||2111 miles||1834 nm|| NNE|
|Papeete||Sun 11:46 PM||3581 km||2225 miles||1934 nm|| SW|
|Mexico City||Mon 3:46 AM||3632 km||2257 miles||1961 nm|| ENE|
|Adamstown||Mon 1:46 AM||3793 km||2357 miles||2048 nm|| S|
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