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 13:56:00 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 13:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 31' ||South|
|Longitude: ||146° 12' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.25 meters/second, 1592.1 km/hour, 989.3 miles/hour or 859.7 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' 29.8"||16.49 mi||west||0° 00' 10.6"||0.20 mi||south||16.49 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 54.6"||989.18 mi||west||0° 10' 41.8"||12.25 mi||south||989.00 mi|
|24 hours||12° 18' 44.2"||840.04 mi||east||4° 02' 14.2"||277.53 mi||south||879.32 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Taiohae||Fri 4:26 AM||739 km||459 miles||399 nm|| E|
|Papeete||Fri 3:56 AM||959 km||596 miles||518 nm|| SSW|
|Kiritimati||Sat 3:56 AM||1762 km||1095 miles||951 nm|| NW|
|Rarotonga||Fri 3:56 AM||1948 km||1211 miles||1052 nm|| SW|
|Adamstown||Fri 5:56 AM||2423 km||1506 miles||1308 nm|| SE|
|Fakaofo||Sat 2:56 AM||2748 km||1707 miles||1484 nm|| W|
|Alofi||Fri 2:56 AM||2763 km||1717 miles||1492 nm|| WSW|
|Apia *||Sat 3:56 AM||2826 km||1756 miles||1526 nm|| WSW|
|Nukualofa||Sat 2:56 AM||3360 km||2088 miles||1814 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Fri 1:56 AM||3522 km||2188 miles||1902 nm|| WNW|
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