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 Friday, February 1, 2013 at 12:50:00 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: 72%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, February 1, 2013 at 12:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 19' ||South|
|Longitude: ||130° 15' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.53 meters/second, 1593.1 km/hour, 989.9 miles/hour or 860.2 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' 29.9"||16.50 mi||west||0° 00' 10.7"||0.21 mi||south||16.50 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 58.4"||989.81 mi||west||0° 10' 44.7"||12.31 mi||south||989.63 mi|
|24 hours||12° 17' 06.1"||838.66 mi||east||4° 03' 43.0"||279.22 mi||south||878.62 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Taiohae||Fri 3:20 AM||1016 km||632 miles||549 nm|| W|
|Adamstown||Fri 4:50 AM||1744 km||1083 miles||942 nm|| S|
|Papeete||Fri 2:50 AM||2278 km||1415 miles||1230 nm|| WSW|
|Easter Island *||Fri 7:50 AM||2952 km||1834 miles||1594 nm|| SE|
|Kiritimati||Sat 2:50 AM||3247 km||2018 miles||1753 nm|| WNW|
|Rarotonga||Fri 2:50 AM||3425 km||2128 miles||1850 nm|| WSW|
|Alofi||Fri 1:50 AM||4403 km||2736 miles||2378 nm|| WSW|
|Honolulu||Fri 2:50 AM||4536 km||2819 miles||2449 nm|| NW|
|Apia *||Sat 2:50 AM||4550 km||2827 miles||2457 nm|| W|
|Mexico City||Fri 6:50 AM||4664 km||2898 miles||2519 nm|| NE|
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