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 14:56:00 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: 88%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 14:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 37' ||South|
|Longitude: ||176° 04' ||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' 45.8"||1005.02 mi||west||0° 11' 36.5"||13.29 mi||south||1005.09 mi|
|24 hours||348° 34' 37.7"||790.14 mi||west||4° 37' 33.1"||317.87 mi||south||850.56 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tarawa||Thu 2:56 AM||409 km||254 miles||221 nm|| WNW|
|Baker Island||Wed 2:56 AM||834 km||519 miles||451 nm|| E|
|Funafuti||Thu 2:56 AM||940 km||584 miles||508 nm|| SSE|
|Majuro||Thu 2:56 AM||1015 km||631 miles||548 nm|| NNW|
|Yaren||Thu 2:56 AM||1019 km||633 miles||550 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Thu 3:56 AM||1707 km||1061 miles||922 nm|| SE|
|Suva||Thu 2:56 AM||1954 km||1214 miles||1055 nm|| S|
|Apia *||Thu 4:56 AM||1983 km||1232 miles||1070 nm|| SE|
|Honiara||Thu 1:56 AM||2034 km||1264 miles||1098 nm|| WSW|
|Port Vila||Thu 1:56 AM||2074 km||1289 miles||1120 nm|| SSW|
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