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 14:46:00 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 14:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 21' ||North|
|Longitude: ||156° 08' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.75 meters/second, 1601.1 km/hour, 994.9 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' 05.1"||994.82 mi||west||0° 10' 25.2"||11.94 mi||south||995.11 mi|
|24 hours||11° 09' 07.6"||763.32 mi||east||4° 20' 38.5"||298.52 mi||south||822.87 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Palikir||Tue 1:46 AM||275 km||171 miles||148 nm|| SE|
|Kolonia||Tue 1:46 AM||276 km||171 miles||149 nm|| ESE|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Tue 12:46 AM||1367 km||849 miles||738 nm|| WNW|
|Yaren||Tue 2:46 AM||1548 km||962 miles||836 nm|| SE|
|Wake Island||Tue 2:46 AM||1660 km||1031 miles||896 nm|| NE|
|Majuro||Tue 2:46 AM||1668 km||1036 miles||900 nm|| E|
|Honiara||Tue 1:46 AM||2011 km||1249 miles||1086 nm|| SSE|
|Tarawa||Tue 2:46 AM||2021 km||1256 miles||1091 nm|| ESE|
|Jayapura||Mon 11:46 PM||2093 km||1300 miles||1130 nm|| SW|
|Port Moresby||Tue 12:46 AM||2203 km||1369 miles||1190 nm|| SSW|
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