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 Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 14:56:00 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: 61%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 14:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 42' ||South|
|Longitude: ||148° 22' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.91 meters/second, 1565.7 km/hour, 972.9 miles/hour or 845.4 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' 28.4"||16.21 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||south||16.22 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 20.9"||972.69 mi||west||0° 09' 15.1"||10.60 mi||south||972.42 mi|
|24 hours||12° 58' 50.8"||872.45 mi||east||3° 19' 36.3"||228.75 mi||south||895.49 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Sat 4:56 AM||443 km||275 miles||239 nm|| SSW|
|Rarotonga||Sat 4:56 AM||1470 km||913 miles||794 nm|| SW|
|Kiritimati||Sun 4:56 AM||1986 km||1234 miles||1072 nm|| NNW|
|Adamstown||Sat 6:56 AM||2290 km||1423 miles||1237 nm|| SE|
|Alofi||Sat 3:56 AM||2375 km||1476 miles||1282 nm|| WSW|
|Apia *||Sun 4:56 AM||2530 km||1572 miles||1366 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Sun 3:56 AM||2539 km||1577 miles||1371 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Sun 3:56 AM||2962 km||1841 miles||1599 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Sat 2:56 AM||3459 km||2150 miles||1868 nm|| WNW|
|Funafuti||Sun 2:56 AM||3584 km||2227 miles||1935 nm|| W|
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