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 18:58:00 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: 36%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, May 3, 2013 at 18:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 32' ||South|
|Longitude: ||176° 03' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.77 meters/second, 1604.8 km/hour, 997.2 miles/hour or 866.5 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' 30.5"||16.62 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 32.1"||997.14 mi||west||0° 11' 01.0"||12.62 mi||north||997.40 mi|
|24 hours||11° 34' 49.5"||795.89 mi||east||4° 28' 48.0"||307.85 mi||north||855.91 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Funafuti||Sat 6:58 AM||565 km||351 miles||305 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Sat 7:58 AM||617 km||383 miles||333 nm|| ESE|
|Rawaki||Sat 7:58 AM||670 km||416 miles||362 nm|| ENE|
|Baker Island||Fri 6:58 AM||746 km||464 miles||403 nm|| N|
|Apia||Sat 7:58 AM||933 km||580 miles||504 nm|| SSE|
|Suva||Sat 6:58 AM||1416 km||880 miles||764 nm|| SSW|
|Tarawa||Sat 6:58 AM||1501 km||933 miles||810 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Fri 7:58 AM||1536 km||954 miles||829 nm|| SSE|
|Nukualofa||Sat 7:58 AM||1617 km||1005 miles||873 nm|| S|
|Yaren||Sat 6:58 AM||2004 km||1245 miles||1082 nm|| WNW|
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