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 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: 80%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 14:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 13' ||South|
|Longitude: ||170° 05' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.10 meters/second, 1609.6 km/hour, 1000.1 miles/hour or 869.1 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' 30.9"||16.67 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||south||16.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 01.5"||1000.08 mi||west||0° 11' 25.5"||13.08 mi||south||1000.01 mi|
|24 hours||11° 47' 56.1"||812.83 mi||east||4° 26' 36.9"||305.38 mi||south||864.85 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rawaki||Fri 3:46 AM||179 km||111 miles||97 nm|| NNW|
|Fakaofo||Fri 3:46 AM||476 km||296 miles||257 nm|| SSW|
|Baker Island||Thu 2:46 AM||929 km||577 miles||501 nm|| NW|
|Apia *||Fri 4:46 AM||971 km||603 miles||524 nm|| S|
|Pago Pago||Thu 3:46 AM||1003 km||624 miles||542 nm|| S|
|Funafuti||Fri 2:46 AM||1237 km||769 miles||668 nm|| WSW|
|Alofi||Thu 3:46 AM||1531 km||951 miles||827 nm|| S|
|Kiritimati||Fri 4:46 AM||1620 km||1007 miles||875 nm|| ENE|
|Nukualofa||Fri 3:46 AM||1846 km||1147 miles||997 nm|| SSW|
|Suva||Fri 2:46 AM||1898 km||1180 miles||1025 nm|| SW|
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