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 10:20:00 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 10:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 06' ||North|
|Longitude: ||139° 26' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.83 meters/second, 1597.8 km/hour, 992.8 miles/hour or 862.7 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"||16.55 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.19 mi||south||16.55 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 02.9"||992.76 mi||west||0° 10' 12.9"||11.70 mi||south||993.06 mi|
|24 hours||11° 09' 21.8"||762.04 mi||east||4° 16' 41.6"||294.01 mi||south||820.36 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Tue 12:20 AM||2137 km||1328 miles||1154 nm|| WSW|
|Honolulu||Mon 12:20 AM||2392 km||1486 miles||1292 nm|| NW|
|Papeete||Mon 12:20 AM||3150 km||1957 miles||1701 nm|| SSW|
|Los Angeles||Mon 2:20 AM||3510 km||2181 miles||1896 nm|| NE|
|San Francisco||Mon 2:20 AM||3605 km||2240 miles||1947 nm|| NNE|
|Hermosillo||Mon 3:20 AM||3703 km||2301 miles||2000 nm|| NE|
|Las Vegas||Mon 2:20 AM||3873 km||2406 miles||2091 nm|| NE|
|Phoenix||Mon 3:20 AM||3890 km||2417 miles||2100 nm|| NE|
|Adamstown||Mon 2:20 AM||3913 km||2432 miles||2113 nm|| SSE|
|Rarotonga||Mon 12:20 AM||4026 km||2501 miles||2174 nm|| SSW|
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