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 Thursday, May 30, 2013 at 15:50:00 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: 62%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, May 30, 2013 at 15:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 17' ||South|
|Longitude: ||160° 34' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.37 meters/second, 1596.1 km/hour, 991.8 miles/hour or 861.9 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' 29.1"||16.53 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.53 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 16.6"||991.77 mi||west||0° 10' 59.5"||12.59 mi||north||992.08 mi|
|24 hours||11° 59' 20.2"||820.72 mi||east||4° 30' 00.0"||309.24 mi||north||880.63 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Fri 5:50 AM||1178 km||732 miles||636 nm|| NNE|
|Fakaofo||Fri 4:50 AM||1179 km||733 miles||637 nm|| W|
|Apia||Fri 4:50 AM||1368 km||850 miles||739 nm|| WSW|
|Rarotonga||Thu 5:50 AM||1435 km||892 miles||775 nm|| S|
|Alofi||Thu 4:50 AM||1561 km||970 miles||843 nm|| SW|
|Papeete||Thu 5:50 AM||1572 km||977 miles||849 nm|| SE|
|Baker Island||Thu 3:50 AM||1998 km||1242 miles||1079 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Fri 4:50 AM||2119 km||1317 miles||1144 nm|| SW|
|Funafuti||Fri 3:50 AM||2226 km||1383 miles||1202 nm|| W|
|Suva||Fri 3:50 AM||2520 km||1566 miles||1361 nm|| WSW|
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