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 11:42:00 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 11:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 07' ||South|
|Longitude: ||156° 32' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.37 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' 09.0"||933.40 mi||west||0° 01' 07.6"||1.29 mi||north||933.46 mi|
|24 hours||14° 59' 02.8"||973.32 mi||east||1° 07' 57.2"||77.91 mi||north||979.88 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rarotonga||Sun 1:42 AM||359 km||223 miles||194 nm|| WSW|
|Papeete||Sun 1:42 AM||788 km||490 miles||426 nm|| ENE|
|Alofi||Sun 12:42 AM||1408 km||875 miles||760 nm|| W|
|Apia||Mon 12:42 AM||1764 km||1096 miles||952 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Mon 12:42 AM||1947 km||1210 miles||1051 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Mon 12:42 AM||1978 km||1229 miles||1068 nm|| NW|
|Kiritimati||Mon 1:42 AM||2434 km||1512 miles||1314 nm|| N|
|Suva||Sun 11:42 PM||2641 km||1641 miles||1426 nm|| W|
|Adamstown||Sun 3:42 AM||2768 km||1720 miles||1495 nm|| ESE|
|Funafuti||Sun 11:42 PM||2908 km||1807 miles||1570 nm|| WNW|
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