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 Friday, May 3, 2013 at 16:00:00 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: 37%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, May 3, 2013 at 16:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 05' ||South|
|Longitude: ||133° 01' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.19 meters/second, 1602.7 km/hour, 995.9 miles/hour or 865.4 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' 30.4"||16.60 mi||west||0° 00' 10.8"||0.21 mi||north||16.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 22.9"||995.84 mi||west||0° 10' 56.7"||12.54 mi||north||996.11 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 52.5"||798.48 mi||east||4° 27' 49.5"||306.74 mi||north||858.21 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Taiohae||Fri 6:30 AM||745 km||463 miles||402 nm|| WSW|
|Adamstown||Fri 8:00 AM||2014 km||1252 miles||1088 nm|| S|
|Papeete||Fri 6:00 AM||2137 km||1328 miles||1154 nm|| SW|
|Kiritimati||Sat 6:00 AM||2877 km||1787 miles||1553 nm|| WNW|
|Rarotonga||Fri 6:00 AM||3277 km||2036 miles||1769 nm|| WSW|
|Easter Island||Fri 10:00 AM||3341 km||2076 miles||1804 nm|| SE|
|Honolulu||Fri 6:00 AM||4151 km||2579 miles||2241 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Fri 5:00 AM||4203 km||2612 miles||2270 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Sat 5:00 AM||4216 km||2620 miles||2276 nm|| W|
|Apia||Sat 5:00 AM||4302 km||2673 miles||2323 nm|| WSW|
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