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 Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 13:08:00 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: 81%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 13:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||4° 54' ||South|
|Longitude: ||146° 23' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.35 meters/second, 1610.5 km/hour, 1000.7 miles/hour or 869.6 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' 31.1"||16.68 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 05.4"||1000.63 mi||west||0° 11' 27.3"||13.12 mi||south||1000.57 mi|
|24 hours||11° 46' 04.5"||811.09 mi||east||4° 27' 48.5"||306.75 mi||south||863.85 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Taiohae||Thu 3:38 AM||885 km||550 miles||478 nm|| ESE|
|Kiritimati||Fri 3:08 AM||1430 km||889 miles||772 nm|| WNW|
|Papeete||Thu 3:08 AM||1440 km||895 miles||777 nm|| SSW|
|Rarotonga||Thu 3:08 AM||2315 km||1438 miles||1250 nm|| SW|
|Fakaofo||Fri 2:08 AM||2789 km||1733 miles||1506 nm|| WSW|
|Adamstown||Thu 5:08 AM||2829 km||1758 miles||1527 nm|| SE|
|Apia *||Fri 3:08 AM||2956 km||1837 miles||1596 nm|| WSW|
|Alofi||Thu 2:08 AM||2997 km||1862 miles||1618 nm|| WSW|
|Honolulu||Thu 3:08 AM||3159 km||1963 miles||1706 nm|| NNW|
|Baker Island||Thu 1:08 AM||3394 km||2109 miles||1833 nm|| W|
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