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 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: 71%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, February 1, 2013 at 15:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 50' ||South|
|Longitude: ||172° 47' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.77 meters/second, 1590.4 km/hour, 988.2 miles/hour or 858.7 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' 29.7"||16.47 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||south||16.47 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 48.4"||988.10 mi||west||0° 10' 36.9"||12.16 mi||south||987.91 mi|
|24 hours||12° 21' 29.2"||842.35 mi||east||3° 59' 41.8"||274.62 mi||south||880.49 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Atafu||Sat 4:46 AM||146 km||91 miles||79 nm|| NNE|
|Fakaofo||Sat 4:46 AM||178 km||111 miles||96 nm|| ENE|
|Salelologa (Savai'i) *||Sat 5:46 AM||436 km||271 miles||235 nm|| S|
|Apia *||Sat 5:46 AM||456 km||283 miles||246 nm|| SSE|
|Mata-Utu||Sat 3:46 AM||532 km||330 miles||287 nm|| SW|
|Pago Pago||Fri 4:46 AM||540 km||336 miles||292 nm|| SSE|
|Rawaki||Sat 4:46 AM||714 km||444 miles||386 nm|| NNE|
|Funafuti||Sat 3:46 AM||891 km||554 miles||481 nm|| W|
|Neiafu||Sat 4:46 AM||984 km||611 miles||531 nm|| S|
|Alofi||Fri 4:46 AM||1065 km||662 miles||575 nm|| SSE|
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