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 15:26:00 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 15:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 43' ||South|
|Longitude: ||168° 48' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.28 meters/second, 1617.4 km/hour, 1005.0 miles/hour or 873.3 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' 45.3"||1004.99 mi||west||0° 11' 36.5"||13.30 mi||south||1005.05 mi|
|24 hours||348° 34' 15.4"||790.55 mi||west||4° 37' 27.8"||317.76 mi||south||850.86 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Yaren||Thu 3:26 AM||211 km||131 miles||114 nm|| W|
|Tarawa||Thu 3:26 AM||523 km||325 miles||283 nm|| ENE|
|Majuro||Thu 3:26 AM||910 km||565 miles||491 nm|| NNE|
|Honiara||Thu 2:26 AM||1375 km||854 miles||742 nm|| SW|
|Funafuti||Thu 3:26 AM||1441 km||895 miles||778 nm|| SE|
|Palikir||Thu 2:26 AM||1452 km||902 miles||784 nm|| NW|
|Baker Island||Wed 3:26 AM||1641 km||1020 miles||886 nm|| E|
|Port Vila||Thu 2:26 AM||1883 km||1170 miles||1017 nm|| S|
|Suva||Thu 3:26 AM||2195 km||1364 miles||1185 nm|| SSE|
|Wake Island||Thu 3:26 AM||2225 km||1382 miles||1201 nm|| N|
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