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 14:18:00 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: 71%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, February 1, 2013 at 14:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 34' ||South|
|Longitude: ||151° 31' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.16 meters/second, 1591.8 km/hour, 989.1 miles/hour or 859.5 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"||16.48 mi||west||0° 00' 10.6"||0.20 mi||south||16.49 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 53.4"||988.97 mi||west||0° 10' 40.9"||12.24 mi||south||988.78 mi|
|24 hours||12° 19' 16.9"||840.50 mi||east||4° 01' 44.3"||276.95 mi||south||879.56 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Fri 4:18 AM||906 km||563 miles||489 nm|| SSE|
|Kiritimati||Sat 4:18 AM||1420 km||882 miles||767 nm|| NNW|
|Rarotonga||Fri 4:18 AM||1564 km||972 miles||844 nm|| SSW|
|Fakaofo||Sat 3:18 AM||2164 km||1345 miles||1169 nm|| W|
|Alofi||Fri 3:18 AM||2241 km||1393 miles||1210 nm|| WSW|
|Apia *||Sat 4:18 AM||2256 km||1402 miles||1218 nm|| WSW|
|Nukualofa||Sat 3:18 AM||2840 km||1765 miles||1533 nm|| WSW|
|Adamstown||Fri 6:18 AM||2842 km||1766 miles||1535 nm|| SE|
|Baker Island||Fri 2:18 AM||2969 km||1845 miles||1603 nm|| WNW|
|Funafuti||Sat 2:18 AM||3218 km||2000 miles||1738 nm|| W|
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