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 9, 2013 at 23:20:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, February 9, 2013 at 23:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 60' ||South|
|Longitude: ||172° 38' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.06 meters/second, 1580.6 km/hour, 982.1 miles/hour or 853.5 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' 27.7"||16.37 mi||west||0° 00' 10.7"||0.21 mi||north||16.37 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 43.7"||982.08 mi||west||0° 10' 51.8"||12.45 mi||north||982.46 mi|
|24 hours||12° 36' 46.5"||856.53 mi||east||4° 33' 23.9"||313.17 mi||north||917.32 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fakaofo||Sun 12:20 PM||237 km||147 miles||128 nm|| NE|
|Salelologa (Savai'i) *||Sun 1:20 PM||306 km||190 miles||165 nm|| S|
|Apia *||Sun 1:20 PM||327 km||203 miles||177 nm|| SSE|
|Pago Pago||Sat 12:20 PM||418 km||260 miles||226 nm|| SSE|
|Mata-Utu||Sun 11:20 AM||462 km||287 miles||249 nm|| SW|
|Rawaki||Sun 12:20 PM||832 km||517 miles||449 nm|| NNE|
|Neiafu||Sun 12:20 PM||859 km||534 miles||464 nm|| S|
|Funafuti||Sun 11:20 AM||936 km||581 miles||505 nm|| WNW|
|Alofi||Sat 12:20 PM||938 km||583 miles||506 nm|| SSE|
|Pangai||Sun 12:20 PM||993 km||617 miles||536 nm|| S|
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