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 13:58:00 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 13:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 31' ||South|
|Longitude: ||146° 41' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.24 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' 54.5"||989.16 mi||west||0° 10' 41.7"||12.25 mi||south||988.98 mi|
|24 hours||12° 18' 47.0"||840.08 mi||east||4° 02' 11.5"||277.47 mi||south||879.34 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Taiohae||Fri 4:28 AM||792 km||492 miles||428 nm|| E|
|Papeete||Fri 3:58 AM||940 km||584 miles||508 nm|| SSW|
|Kiritimati||Sat 3:58 AM||1725 km||1072 miles||932 nm|| NW|
|Rarotonga||Fri 3:58 AM||1909 km||1186 miles||1031 nm|| SW|
|Adamstown||Fri 5:58 AM||2459 km||1528 miles||1328 nm|| SE|
|Fakaofo||Sat 2:58 AM||2695 km||1674 miles||1455 nm|| W|
|Alofi||Fri 2:58 AM||2715 km||1687 miles||1466 nm|| WSW|
|Apia *||Sat 3:58 AM||2774 km||1724 miles||1498 nm|| WSW|
|Nukualofa||Sat 2:58 AM||3312 km||2058 miles||1789 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Fri 1:58 AM||3471 km||2157 miles||1874 nm|| WNW|
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