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 23:48:00 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 23:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 11' ||North|
|Longitude: ||143° 05' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.38 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' 17.7"||1002.99 mi||west||0° 11' 33.2"||13.23 mi||north||1002.98 mi|
|24 hours||11° 22' 58.0"||786.20 mi||east||4° 26' 57.9"||305.76 mi||north||841.25 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Wed 1:48 PM||1592 km||989 miles||859 nm|| W|
|Papeete||Tue 1:48 PM||2399 km||1491 miles||1295 nm|| SSW|
|Honolulu||Tue 1:48 PM||2566 km||1594 miles||1385 nm|| NW|
|Rarotonga||Tue 1:48 PM||3257 km||2024 miles||1759 nm|| SSW|
|Fakaofo||Wed 12:48 PM||3417 km||2123 miles||1845 nm|| WSW|
|Adamstown||Tue 3:48 PM||3425 km||2128 miles||1850 nm|| SSE|
|Apia *||Wed 1:48 PM||3684 km||2289 miles||1989 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Tue 11:48 AM||3730 km||2318 miles||2014 nm|| W|
|Alofi||Tue 12:48 PM||3832 km||2381 miles||2069 nm|| SW|
|Los Angeles||Tue 3:48 PM||4279 km||2659 miles||2310 nm|| NE|
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