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 Monday, May 27, 2013 at 11:32:00 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: 92%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, May 27, 2013 at 11:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 00' ||South|
|Longitude: ||139° 09' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.73 meters/second, 1514.6 km/hour, 941.2 miles/hour or 817.8 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' 23.0"||15.69 mi||west||0° 00' 04.5"||0.09 mi||north||15.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 07.9"||940.97 mi||west||0° 04' 35.3"||5.26 mi||north||941.20 mi|
|24 hours||14° 25' 22.5"||943.42 mi||east||2° 24' 56.0"||166.13 mi||north||964.37 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Gambier Islands||Mon 2:32 AM||633 km||393 miles||342 nm|| SE|
|Papeete||Mon 1:32 AM||1113 km||691 miles||601 nm|| W|
|Adamstown||Mon 3:32 AM||1150 km||715 miles||621 nm|| SE|
|Rarotonga||Mon 1:32 AM||2169 km||1348 miles||1171 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Tue 1:32 AM||3047 km||1893 miles||1645 nm|| NW|
|Easter Island||Mon 5:32 AM||3176 km||1973 miles||1715 nm|| ESE|
|Alofi||Mon 12:32 AM||3234 km||2010 miles||1746 nm|| W|
|Apia||Tue 12:32 AM||3525 km||2190 miles||1903 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Tue 12:32 AM||3616 km||2247 miles||1952 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Tue 12:32 AM||3770 km||2342 miles||2036 nm|| W|
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