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 11:22:00 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: 97%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, May 26, 2013 at 11:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 08' ||South|
|Longitude: ||151° 45' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.35 meters/second, 1502.5 km/hour, 933.6 miles/hour or 811.3 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' 01.0"||0.02 mi||north||15.56 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 08.5"||933.36 mi||west||0° 01' 04.5"||1.23 mi||north||933.42 mi|
|24 hours||14° 59' 22.0"||973.63 mi||east||1° 06' 47.3"||76.57 mi||north||980.03 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Sun 1:22 AM||368 km||229 miles||199 nm|| NE|
|Rarotonga||Sun 1:22 AM||845 km||525 miles||456 nm|| W|
|Alofi||Sun 12:22 AM||1909 km||1186 miles||1031 nm|| W|
|Apia||Mon 12:22 AM||2241 km||1393 miles||1210 nm|| WNW|
|Adamstown||Sun 3:22 AM||2289 km||1422 miles||1236 nm|| ESE|
|Fakaofo||Mon 12:22 AM||2409 km||1497 miles||1301 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Mon 12:22 AM||2445 km||1519 miles||1320 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Mon 1:22 AM||2508 km||1559 miles||1354 nm|| NNW|
|Suva||Sun 11:22 PM||3142 km||1952 miles||1696 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Sun 11:22 PM||3378 km||2099 miles||1824 nm|| WNW|
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