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 Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 16:36:00 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: 59%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 16:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 53' ||South|
|Longitude: ||166° 38' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.02 meters/second, 1555.3 km/hour, 966.4 miles/hour or 839.8 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' 27.1"||16.11 mi||west||0° 00' 08.4"||0.16 mi||north||16.11 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 10.5"||966.30 mi||west||0° 08' 24.7"||9.64 mi||north||966.66 mi|
|24 hours||12° 47' 00.7"||854.72 mi||east||3° 41' 49.7"||254.17 mi||north||898.13 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Pago Pago||Wed 5:36 AM||443 km||276 miles||239 nm|| W|
|Apia||Thu 5:36 AM||566 km||352 miles||306 nm|| W|
|Alofi||Wed 5:36 AM||579 km||360 miles||313 nm|| SW|
|Fakaofo||Thu 5:36 AM||789 km||490 miles||426 nm|| NW|
|Neiafu||Thu 5:36 AM||888 km||551 miles||479 nm|| WSW|
|Pangai||Thu 5:36 AM||985 km||612 miles||532 nm|| SW|
|Rarotonga||Wed 6:36 AM||1010 km||628 miles||545 nm|| SE|
|Nukualofa||Thu 5:36 AM||1141 km||709 miles||616 nm|| SW|
|Suva||Thu 4:36 AM||1635 km||1016 miles||883 nm|| WSW|
|Funafuti||Thu 4:36 AM||1695 km||1053 miles||915 nm|| WNW|
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