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 15:36:00 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 15:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 51' ||North|
|Longitude: ||155° 10' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.49 meters/second, 1614.6 km/hour, 1003.2 miles/hour or 871.8 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"||16.72 mi||west||0° 00' 11.2"||0.22 mi||south||16.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 05.9"||1003.21 mi||west||0° 11' 16.7"||12.92 mi||south||1003.40 mi|
|24 hours||11° 12' 51.8"||774.02 mi||east||4° 35' 30.7"||315.52 mi||south||837.02 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Palikir||Wed 2:36 AM||475 km||295 miles||257 nm|| NE|
|Kolonia||Wed 2:36 AM||483 km||300 miles||261 nm|| NE|
|Yaren||Wed 3:36 AM||1394 km||866 miles||753 nm|| ESE|
|Honiara||Wed 2:36 AM||1561 km||970 miles||843 nm|| SSE|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Wed 1:36 AM||1564 km||972 miles||845 nm|| NW|
|Port Moresby||Wed 1:36 AM||1716 km||1066 miles||927 nm|| SSW|
|Jayapura||Wed 12:36 AM||1757 km||1092 miles||949 nm|| WSW|
|Majuro||Wed 3:36 AM||1813 km||1127 miles||979 nm|| ENE|
|Tarawa||Wed 3:36 AM||2001 km||1243 miles||1080 nm|| E|
|Wake Island||Wed 3:36 AM||2115 km||1314 miles||1142 nm|| NE|
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