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 14:36:00 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 14:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 22' ||North|
|Longitude: ||158° 33' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.72 meters/second, 1601.0 km/hour, 994.8 miles/hour or 864.5 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"||16.58 mi||west||0° 00' 10.3"||0.20 mi||south||16.58 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 04.9"||994.75 mi||west||0° 10' 24.7"||11.93 mi||south||995.04 mi|
|24 hours||11° 09' 08.0"||763.27 mi||east||4° 20' 30.0"||298.36 mi||south||822.78 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kolonia||Tue 1:36 AM||160 km||99 miles||86 nm|| SSW|
|Palikir||Tue 1:36 AM||166 km||103 miles||90 nm|| SSW|
|Yaren||Tue 2:36 AM||1353 km||841 miles||731 nm|| SE|
|Majuro||Tue 2:36 AM||1402 km||871 miles||757 nm|| E|
|Wake Island||Tue 2:36 AM||1490 km||926 miles||805 nm|| NE|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Tue 12:36 AM||1610 km||1000 miles||869 nm|| WNW|
|Tarawa||Tue 2:36 AM||1777 km||1104 miles||959 nm|| ESE|
|Honiara||Tue 1:36 AM||1975 km||1227 miles||1066 nm|| S|
|Jayapura||Mon 11:36 PM||2319 km||1441 miles||1252 nm|| WSW|
|Port Moresby||Tue 12:36 AM||2339 km||1454 miles||1263 nm|| SSW|
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