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 15:56:00 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 15:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 47' ||North|
|Longitude: ||150° 19' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.52 meters/second, 1614.7 km/hour, 1003.3 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' 05.8"||1003.28 mi||west||0° 11' 17.2"||12.93 mi||south||1003.47 mi|
|24 hours||11° 12' 58.6"||774.21 mi||east||4° 35' 37.5"||315.65 mi||south||837.21 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Palikir||Wed 2:56 AM||936 km||582 miles||505 nm|| ENE|
|Hagåtña||Wed 1:56 AM||1235 km||767 miles||667 nm|| NNW|
|Jayapura||Wed 12:56 AM||1278 km||794 miles||690 nm|| WSW|
|Port Moresby||Wed 1:56 AM||1504 km||935 miles||812 nm|| SSW|
|Melekeok||Wed 12:56 AM||1787 km||1110 miles||965 nm|| WNW|
|Honiara||Wed 2:56 AM||1810 km||1125 miles||977 nm|| SE|
|Manokwari||Wed 12:56 AM||1881 km||1169 miles||1015 nm|| WSW|
|Yaren||Wed 3:56 AM||1907 km||1185 miles||1029 nm|| ESE|
|Majuro||Wed 3:56 AM||2343 km||1456 miles||1265 nm|| E|
|Cairns||Wed 1:56 AM||2344 km||1456 miles||1265 nm|| SSW|
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