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 14:46:00 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 14:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 35' ||South|
|Longitude: ||178° 29' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.30 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' 46.2"||1005.03 mi||west||0° 11' 36.4"||13.29 mi||south||1005.10 mi|
|24 hours||348° 34' 45.1"||790.00 mi||west||4° 37' 34.8"||317.90 mi||south||850.47 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Baker Island||Wed 2:46 AM||567 km||352 miles||306 nm|| E|
|Tarawa||Thu 2:46 AM||650 km||404 miles||351 nm|| WNW|
|Funafuti||Thu 2:46 AM||880 km||547 miles||475 nm|| S|
|Majuro||Thu 2:46 AM||1178 km||732 miles||636 nm|| NW|
|Yaren||Thu 2:46 AM||1288 km||801 miles||696 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Thu 3:46 AM||1496 km||930 miles||808 nm|| SE|
|Apia *||Thu 4:46 AM||1816 km||1128 miles||980 nm|| SE|
|Suva||Thu 2:46 AM||1941 km||1206 miles||1048 nm|| S|
|Port Vila||Thu 1:46 AM||2199 km||1367 miles||1188 nm|| SSW|
|Honiara||Thu 1:46 AM||2274 km||1413 miles||1228 nm|| WSW|
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