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 13:58:00 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 13:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 04' ||South|
|Longitude: ||158° 28' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.22 meters/second, 1610.0 km/hour, 1000.4 miles/hour or 869.3 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' 31.1"||16.67 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||south||16.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 03.4"||1000.35 mi||west||0° 11' 26.4"||13.10 mi||south||1000.29 mi|
|24 hours||11° 47' 01.2"||811.97 mi||east||4° 27' 12.5"||306.06 mi||south||864.36 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Fri 3:58 AM||777 km||483 miles||419 nm|| N|
|Fakaofo||Fri 2:58 AM||1487 km||924 miles||803 nm|| WSW|
|Papeete||Thu 3:58 AM||1687 km||1048 miles||911 nm|| SE|
|Apia *||Fri 3:58 AM||1752 km||1088 miles||946 nm|| SW|
|Rarotonga||Thu 3:58 AM||1795 km||1115 miles||969 nm|| S|
|Alofi||Thu 2:58 AM||1984 km||1233 miles||1071 nm|| SW|
|Baker Island||Thu 1:58 AM||2084 km||1295 miles||1125 nm|| WNW|
|Funafuti||Fri 1:58 AM||2495 km||1550 miles||1347 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Fri 2:58 AM||2535 km||1575 miles||1369 nm|| SW|
|Suva||Fri 1:58 AM||2899 km||1801 miles||1565 nm|| WSW|
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