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 14:26:00 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: 94%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 14:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||4° 04' ||North|
|Longitude: ||172° 08' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.37 meters/second, 1614.1 km/hour, 1003.0 miles/hour or 871.6 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"||16.72 mi||west||0° 00' 11.1"||0.21 mi||south||16.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 06.2"||1002.95 mi||west||0° 11' 15.0"||12.88 mi||south||1003.15 mi|
|24 hours||348° 47' 31.2"||773.38 mi||west||4° 35' 05.9"||315.05 mi||south||836.35 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tarawa||Wed 2:26 AM||308 km||191 miles||166 nm|| SSE|
|Majuro||Wed 2:26 AM||357 km||222 miles||193 nm|| NNW|
|Yaren||Wed 2:26 AM||771 km||479 miles||416 nm|| SW|
|Baker Island||Tue 2:26 AM||1338 km||831 miles||722 nm|| ESE|
|Palikir||Wed 1:26 AM||1579 km||981 miles||852 nm|| WNW|
|Funafuti||Wed 2:26 AM||1598 km||993 miles||863 nm|| SSE|
|Wake Island||Wed 2:26 AM||1786 km||1110 miles||964 nm|| NNW|
|Honiara||Wed 1:26 AM||2012 km||1250 miles||1087 nm|| SW|
|Fakaofo||Wed 3:26 AM||2369 km||1472 miles||1279 nm|| SE|
|Port Vila||Wed 1:26 AM||2447 km||1520 miles||1321 nm|| S|
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