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 Wednesday, May 29, 2013 at 16:00:00 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: 73%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, May 29, 2013 at 16:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 26' ||South|
|Longitude: ||175° 39' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.60 meters/second, 1571.8 km/hour, 976.7 miles/hour or 848.7 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' 27.3"||16.28 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||north||16.28 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 23.5"||976.59 mi||west||0° 09' 52.3"||11.31 mi||north||976.96 mi|
|24 hours||12° 40' 03.4"||855.76 mi||east||4° 11' 22.8"||287.98 mi||north||908.71 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mata-Utu||Thu 4:00 AM||110 km||68 miles||59 nm|| SSW|
|Salelologa (Savai'i)||Thu 5:00 AM||399 km||248 miles||215 nm|| ESE|
|Apia||Thu 5:00 AM||448 km||279 miles||242 nm|| ESE|
|Pago Pago||Wed 5:00 AM||573 km||356 miles||310 nm|| ESE|
|Fakaofo||Thu 5:00 AM||591 km||367 miles||319 nm|| NE|
|Funafuti||Thu 4:00 AM||710 km||441 miles||383 nm|| NW|
|Neiafu||Thu 5:00 AM||710 km||441 miles||383 nm|| SSE|
|Pangai||Thu 5:00 AM||827 km||514 miles||447 nm|| S|
|Suva||Thu 4:00 AM||895 km||556 miles||483 nm|| SW|
|Lautoka||Thu 4:00 AM||935 km||581 miles||505 nm|| SW|
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