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 15:46:00 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 15:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 24' ||South|
|Longitude: ||175° 24' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.94 meters/second, 1609.0 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||16.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 59.0"||999.72 mi||west||0° 11' 24.3"||13.06 mi||south||999.65 mi|
|24 hours||348° 10' 54.3"||813.91 mi||west||4° 25' 50.9"||304.51 mi||south||865.46 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Funafuti||Fri 3:46 AM||545 km||339 miles||294 nm|| SE|
|Tarawa||Fri 3:46 AM||800 km||497 miles||432 nm|| NNW|
|Yaren||Fri 3:46 AM||1085 km||674 miles||586 nm|| WNW|
|Baker Island||Thu 3:46 AM||1095 km||681 miles||591 nm|| NE|
|Suva||Fri 3:46 AM||1446 km||899 miles||781 nm|| SSE|
|Majuro||Fri 3:46 AM||1464 km||910 miles||791 nm|| NNW|
|Fakaofo||Fri 4:46 AM||1540 km||957 miles||831 nm|| ESE|
|Port Vila||Fri 2:46 AM||1566 km||973 miles||846 nm|| SSW|
|Apia *||Fri 5:46 AM||1688 km||1049 miles||912 nm|| SE|
|Honiara||Fri 2:46 AM||1761 km||1094 miles||951 nm|| WSW|
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