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 18:14:00 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: 47%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 18:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 55' ||South|
|Longitude: ||177° 30' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.86 meters/second, 1583.5 km/hour, 983.9 miles/hour or 855.0 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' 28.9"||16.40 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||north||16.40 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 03.5"||983.87 mi||west||0° 10' 06.5"||11.58 mi||north||984.22 mi|
|24 hours||12° 05' 13.8"||821.07 mi||east||4° 14' 07.8"||291.10 mi||north||875.93 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mata-Utu||Fri 6:14 AM||302 km||188 miles||163 nm|| SSE|
|Funafuti||Fri 6:14 AM||447 km||277 miles||241 nm|| NW|
|Salelologa (Savai'i)||Fri 7:14 AM||654 km||407 miles||353 nm|| ESE|
|Apia||Fri 7:14 AM||702 km||436 miles||379 nm|| ESE|
|Fakaofo||Fri 7:14 AM||708 km||440 miles||382 nm|| ENE|
|Pago Pago||Thu 7:14 AM||827 km||514 miles||447 nm|| ESE|
|Suva||Fri 6:14 AM||912 km||566 miles||492 nm|| SSW|
|Lautoka||Fri 6:14 AM||919 km||571 miles||496 nm|| SW|
|Neiafu||Fri 7:14 AM||937 km||582 miles||506 nm|| SSE|
|Nadi||Fri 6:14 AM||939 km||583 miles||507 nm|| SW|
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