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 Sunday, May 26, 2013 at 10:32:00 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: 98%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, May 26, 2013 at 10:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 08' ||South|
|Longitude: ||139° 46' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.31 meters/second, 1502.3 km/hour, 933.5 miles/hour or 811.2 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' 22.0"||15.56 mi||west||0° 00' 00.9"||0.02 mi||north||15.56 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 07.6"||933.27 mi||west||0° 00' 57.0"||1.09 mi||north||933.32 mi|
|24 hours||15° 00' 08.9"||974.40 mi||east||1° 03' 52.1"||73.23 mi||north||980.39 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Gambier Islands||Sun 1:32 AM||599 km||372 miles||324 nm|| SE|
|Papeete||Sun 12:32 AM||1072 km||666 miles||579 nm|| WNW|
|Adamstown||Sun 2:32 AM||1134 km||704 miles||612 nm|| ESE|
|Rarotonga||Sun 12:32 AM||2086 km||1296 miles||1126 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Mon 12:32 AM||3099 km||1925 miles||1673 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Sat 11:32 PM||3160 km||1964 miles||1707 nm|| W|
|Easter Island||Sun 4:32 AM||3192 km||1983 miles||1723 nm|| ESE|
|Apia||Sun 11:32 PM||3472 km||2158 miles||1875 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Sun 11:32 PM||3583 km||2226 miles||1934 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Sun 11:32 PM||3686 km||2290 miles||1990 nm|| W|
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