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 Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 15:56:00 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: 49%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 15:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 09' ||South|
|Longitude: ||149° 50' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.92 meters/second, 1536.9 km/hour, 955.0 miles/hour or 829.9 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' 26.6"||15.92 mi||west||0° 00' 07.1"||0.14 mi||south||15.92 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 36.0"||954.76 mi||west||0° 07' 05.0"||8.12 mi||south||954.50 mi|
|24 hours||13° 39' 55.2"||903.36 mi||east||2° 19' 49.2"||160.28 mi||south||911.63 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Sun 5:56 AM||51 km||32 miles||28 nm|| SSE|
|Vaitape (Bora Bora)||Sun 5:56 AM||217 km||135 miles||117 nm|| WNW|
|Rarotonga||Sun 5:56 AM||1139 km||708 miles||615 nm|| WSW|
|Alofi||Sun 4:56 AM||2135 km||1327 miles||1153 nm|| W|
|Adamstown||Sun 7:56 AM||2226 km||1383 miles||1202 nm|| ESE|
|Kiritimati||Mon 5:56 AM||2259 km||1403 miles||1220 nm|| NNW|
|Apia *||Mon 5:56 AM||2381 km||1479 miles||1286 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Mon 4:56 AM||2471 km||1536 miles||1334 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Mon 4:56 AM||2702 km||1679 miles||1459 nm|| WSW|
|Suva||Mon 3:56 AM||3366 km||2092 miles||1817 nm|| W|
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