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 15:58:00 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: 71%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, February 1, 2013 at 15:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 52' ||South|
|Longitude: ||175° 41' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.72 meters/second, 1590.2 km/hour, 988.1 miles/hour or 858.6 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"||16.47 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||south||16.47 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 47.9"||987.99 mi||west||0° 10' 36.3"||12.15 mi||south||987.79 mi|
|24 hours||12° 21' 47.4"||842.60 mi||east||3° 59' 25.0"||274.30 mi||south||880.62 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mata-Utu||Sat 3:58 AM||383 km||238 miles||207 nm|| S|
|Fakaofo||Sat 4:58 AM||492 km||306 miles||266 nm|| E|
|Funafuti||Sat 3:58 AM||580 km||360 miles||313 nm|| WNW|
|Apia *||Sat 5:58 AM||612 km||380 miles||330 nm|| SE|
|Pago Pago||Fri 4:58 AM||729 km||453 miles||393 nm|| SE|
|Rawaki||Sat 4:58 AM||874 km||543 miles||472 nm|| NE|
|Neiafu||Sat 4:58 AM||989 km||614 miles||534 nm|| S|
|Suva||Sat 3:58 AM||1113 km||692 miles||601 nm|| SW|
|Baker Island||Fri 3:58 AM||1117 km||694 miles||603 nm|| N|
|Alofi||Fri 4:58 AM||1191 km||740 miles||643 nm|| SSE|
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