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 14:34:00 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 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 33' ||South|
|Longitude: ||178° 36' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.31 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' 31.8"||16.75 mi||west||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||south||16.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 46.4"||1005.04 mi||west||0° 11' 36.3"||13.29 mi||south||1005.11 mi|
|24 hours||11° 25' 06.0"||789.84 mi||east||4° 37' 36.10"||317.94 mi||south||850.35 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Baker Island||Wed 2:34 AM||250 km||156 miles||135 nm|| ENE|
|Funafuti||Thu 2:34 AM||914 km||568 miles||493 nm|| SSW|
|Rawaki||Thu 3:34 AM||945 km||587 miles||510 nm|| ESE|
|Tarawa||Thu 2:34 AM||960 km||596 miles||518 nm|| WNW|
|Fakaofo||Thu 3:34 AM||1272 km||790 miles||687 nm|| SE|
|Majuro||Thu 2:34 AM||1417 km||880 miles||765 nm|| NW|
|Yaren||Thu 2:34 AM||1612 km||1002 miles||870 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Thu 4:34 AM||1651 km||1026 miles||891 nm|| SSE|
|Suva||Thu 2:34 AM||1972 km||1225 miles||1065 nm|| S|
|Alofi||Wed 3:34 AM||2256 km||1402 miles||1218 nm|| SSE|
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