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 14:34:00 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: 98%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, January 28, 2013 at 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 23' ||North|
|Longitude: ||159° 02' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.71 meters/second, 1601.0 km/hour, 994.8 miles/hour or 864.4 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"||16.58 mi||west||0° 00' 10.3"||0.20 mi||south||16.58 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 04.9"||994.73 mi||west||0° 10' 24.7"||11.93 mi||south||995.02 mi|
|24 hours||11° 09' 08.1"||763.26 mi||east||4° 20' 28.3"||298.33 mi||south||822.76 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kolonia||Tue 1:34 AM||181 km||112 miles||98 nm|| SSW|
|Palikir||Tue 1:34 AM||188 km||117 miles||101 nm|| SSW|
|Yaren||Tue 2:34 AM||1317 km||819 miles||711 nm|| SE|
|Majuro||Tue 2:34 AM||1349 km||838 miles||728 nm|| E|
|Wake Island||Tue 2:34 AM||1460 km||907 miles||788 nm|| NNE|
|Hagåtña||Tue 12:34 AM||1659 km||1031 miles||896 nm|| WNW|
|Tarawa||Tue 2:34 AM||1729 km||1074 miles||933 nm|| ESE|
|Honiara||Tue 1:34 AM||1972 km||1225 miles||1065 nm|| S|
|Jayapura||Mon 11:34 PM||2366 km||1470 miles||1277 nm|| WSW|
|Port Moresby||Tue 12:34 AM||2369 km||1472 miles||1279 nm|| SSW|
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