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 Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 23:34:00 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: 9%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 23:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 08' ||North|
|Longitude: ||139° 42' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.40 meters/second, 1614.2 km/hour, 1003.0 miles/hour or 871.6 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' 31.3"||16.72 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||north||16.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 17.2"||1003.03 mi||west||0° 11' 33.7"||13.24 mi||north||1003.02 mi|
|24 hours||11° 23' 04.5"||786.36 mi||east||4° 27' 11.3"||306.02 mi||north||841.51 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Wed 1:34 PM||1967 km||1222 miles||1062 nm|| W|
|Papeete||Tue 1:34 PM||2530 km||1572 miles||1366 nm|| SSW|
|Honolulu||Tue 1:34 PM||2813 km||1748 miles||1519 nm|| NW|
|Adamstown||Tue 3:34 PM||3288 km||2043 miles||1775 nm|| SSE|
|Rarotonga||Tue 1:34 PM||3473 km||2158 miles||1875 nm|| SW|
|Fakaofo||Wed 12:34 PM||3762 km||2338 miles||2031 nm|| WSW|
|Apia *||Wed 1:34 PM||4008 km||2490 miles||2164 nm|| WSW|
|Los Angeles||Tue 3:34 PM||4082 km||2536 miles||2204 nm|| NNE|
|Baker Island||Tue 11:34 AM||4106 km||2551 miles||2217 nm|| W|
|Alofi||Tue 12:34 PM||4120 km||2560 miles||2225 nm|| SW|
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