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 Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 14:08:00 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: 88%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 14:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 28' ||South|
|Longitude: ||172° 18' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.32 meters/second, 1617.5 km/hour, 1005.1 miles/hour or 873.4 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' 31.7"||16.75 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 47.0"||1005.07 mi||west||0° 11' 36.2"||13.29 mi||south||1005.14 mi|
|24 hours||11° 24' 47.1"||789.48 mi||east||4° 37' 41.1"||318.02 mi||south||850.09 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rawaki||Thu 3:08 AM||401 km||249 miles||217 nm|| SSE|
|Baker Island||Wed 2:08 AM||470 km||292 miles||254 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Thu 3:08 AM||991 km||616 miles||535 nm|| S|
|Funafuti||Thu 2:08 AM||1295 km||804 miles||699 nm|| SW|
|Apia *||Thu 4:08 AM||1480 km||919 miles||799 nm|| S|
|Tarawa||Thu 2:08 AM||1649 km||1024 miles||890 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Thu 4:08 AM||1686 km||1048 miles||911 nm|| E|
|Majuro||Thu 2:08 AM||2016 km||1253 miles||1088 nm|| WNW|
|Alofi||Wed 3:08 AM||2072 km||1288 miles||1119 nm|| S|
|Suva||Thu 2:08 AM||2202 km||1368 miles||1189 nm|| SSW|
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