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 Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 16:14:00 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: 48%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 16:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 15' ||South|
|Longitude: ||148° 32' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.29 meters/second, 1581.4 km/hour, 982.7 miles/hour or 853.9 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' 28.8"||16.38 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||north||16.38 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 55.3"||982.60 mi||west||0° 10' 00.3"||11.46 mi||north||982.95 mi|
|24 hours||12° 08' 09.5"||823.44 mi||east||4° 12' 15.9"||288.97 mi||north||877.62 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Thu 6:14 AM||705 km||438 miles||380 nm|| S|
|Taiohae||Thu 6:44 AM||1021 km||635 miles||551 nm|| ENE|
|Rarotonga||Thu 6:14 AM||1631 km||1013 miles||881 nm|| SW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 6:14 AM||1746 km||1085 miles||943 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Thu 5:14 AM||2452 km||1523 miles||1324 nm|| WSW|
|Adamstown||Thu 8:14 AM||2474 km||1537 miles||1336 nm|| SE|
|Fakaofo||Fri 5:14 AM||2494 km||1549 miles||1346 nm|| W|
|Apia||Fri 5:14 AM||2540 km||1578 miles||1371 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Fri 5:14 AM||3048 km||1894 miles||1646 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Thu 4:14 AM||3339 km||2075 miles||1803 nm|| WNW|
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