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 14:36:00 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: 94%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 14:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||4° 02' ||North|
|Longitude: ||169° 42' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.39 meters/second, 1614.2 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"||1002.99 mi||west||0° 11' 15.2"||12.89 mi||south||1003.18 mi|
|24 hours||348° 47' 28.1"||773.47 mi||west||4° 35' 09.6"||315.12 mi||south||836.45 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Majuro||Wed 2:36 AM||383 km||238 miles||207 nm|| NNE|
|Tarawa||Wed 2:36 AM||467 km||290 miles||252 nm|| SE|
|Yaren||Wed 2:36 AM||592 km||368 miles||320 nm|| SSW|
|Palikir||Wed 1:36 AM||1318 km||819 miles||711 nm|| WNW|
|Baker Island||Tue 2:36 AM||1594 km||991 miles||861 nm|| ESE|
|Wake Island||Wed 2:36 AM||1720 km||1069 miles||929 nm|| N|
|Funafuti||Wed 2:36 AM||1744 km||1083 miles||941 nm|| SE|
|Honiara||Wed 1:36 AM||1840 km||1143 miles||994 nm|| SW|
|Port Vila||Wed 1:36 AM||2412 km||1499 miles||1302 nm|| S|
|Fakaofo||Wed 3:36 AM||2582 km||1604 miles||1394 nm|| SE|
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