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 Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 10:46:00 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: 95%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 10:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||4° 45' ||North|
|Longitude: ||134° 35' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.97 meters/second, 1612.7 km/hour, 1002.1 miles/hour or 870.8 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"||16.70 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||south||16.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 07.4"||1002.05 mi||west||0° 11' 09.0"||12.77 mi||south||1002.27 mi|
|24 hours||11° 11' 24.5"||771.44 mi||east||4° 33' 36.5"||313.35 mi||south||834.25 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Wed 12:46 AM||2549 km||1584 miles||1376 nm|| W|
|Papeete||Tue 12:46 AM||2964 km||1842 miles||1600 nm|| SSW|
|Honolulu||Tue 12:46 AM||3111 km||1933 miles||1680 nm|| NW|
|Adamstown||Tue 2:46 AM||3333 km||2071 miles||1800 nm|| S|
|Los Angeles||Tue 2:46 AM||3657 km||2273 miles||1975 nm|| NNE|
|Hermosillo||Tue 3:46 AM||3667 km||2278 miles||1980 nm|| NE|
|San Francisco||Tue 2:46 AM||3860 km||2398 miles||2084 nm|| NNE|
|Phoenix||Tue 3:46 AM||3942 km||2449 miles||2128 nm|| NNE|
|Rarotonga||Tue 12:46 AM||3978 km||2472 miles||2148 nm|| SW|
|Las Vegas||Tue 2:46 AM||4004 km||2488 miles||2162 nm|| NNE|
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