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 15:36:00 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 15:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 22' ||South|
|Longitude: ||177° 49' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.97 meters/second, 1609.1 km/hour, 999.8 miles/hour or 868.8 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"||16.66 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||south||16.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 59.4"||999.78 mi||west||0° 11' 24.4"||13.07 mi||south||999.71 mi|
|24 hours||348° 11' 05.9"||813.73 mi||west||4° 25' 58.7"||304.66 mi||south||865.36 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Funafuti||Fri 3:36 AM||381 km||237 miles||206 nm|| SSE|
|Baker Island||Thu 3:36 AM||884 km||549 miles||477 nm|| NE|
|Tarawa||Fri 3:36 AM||922 km||573 miles||498 nm|| NW|
|Fakaofo||Fri 4:36 AM||1287 km||800 miles||695 nm|| ESE|
|Yaren||Fri 3:36 AM||1324 km||823 miles||715 nm|| WNW|
|Suva||Fri 3:36 AM||1413 km||878 miles||763 nm|| S|
|Apia *||Fri 5:36 AM||1477 km||917 miles||797 nm|| SE|
|Majuro||Fri 3:36 AM||1568 km||974 miles||846 nm|| NNW|
|Port Vila||Fri 2:36 AM||1714 km||1065 miles||926 nm|| SW|
|Nukualofa||Fri 4:36 AM||1900 km||1181 miles||1026 nm|| SSE|
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