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 8, 2013 at 20:44:00 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: 3%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, February 8, 2013 at 20:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 23' ||South|
|Longitude: ||148° 21' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.41 meters/second, 1549.5 km/hour, 962.8 miles/hour or 836.6 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' 25.9"||16.05 mi||west||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||north||16.05 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 57.3"||962.66 mi||west||0° 08' 50.0"||10.12 mi||north||963.05 mi|
|24 hours||13° 18' 47.4"||888.02 mi||east||3° 55' 13.6"||269.53 mi||north||935.31 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Fri 10:44 AM||271 km||169 miles||146 nm|| SSW|
|Rarotonga||Fri 10:44 AM||1370 km||851 miles||740 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Sat 10:44 AM||2149 km||1335 miles||1160 nm|| NNW|
|Adamstown||Fri 12:44 PM||2184 km||1357 miles||1179 nm|| ESE|
|Alofi||Fri 9:44 AM||2328 km||1447 miles||1257 nm|| WSW|
|Apia *||Sat 10:44 AM||2528 km||1571 miles||1365 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Sat 9:44 AM||2574 km||1600 miles||1390 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Sat 9:44 AM||2906 km||1806 miles||1569 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Fri 8:44 AM||3541 km||2200 miles||1912 nm|| WNW|
|Suva||Sat 8:44 AM||3551 km||2207 miles||1917 nm|| W|
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