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 17:14:00 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 17:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 02' ||South|
|Longitude: ||179° 09' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.71 meters/second, 1597.3 km/hour, 992.5 miles/hour or 862.5 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' 29.2"||16.54 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.54 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 22.7"||992.52 mi||west||0° 11' 02.0"||12.64 mi||north||992.83 mi|
|24 hours||348° 02' 43.6"||818.89 mi||west||4° 30' 35.7"||309.92 mi||north||879.01 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Funafuti||Fri 5:14 AM||55 km||34 miles||30 nm|| S|
|Baker Island||Thu 5:14 AM||1031 km||640 miles||557 nm|| NNE|
|Fakaofo||Fri 6:14 AM||1069 km||664 miles||577 nm|| E|
|Suva||Fri 5:14 AM||1121 km||697 miles||605 nm|| S|
|Apia||Fri 6:14 AM||1182 km||735 miles||638 nm|| SE|
|Tarawa||Fri 5:14 AM||1247 km||775 miles||673 nm|| NNW|
|Nukualofa||Fri 6:14 AM||1573 km||977 miles||849 nm|| SSE|
|Yaren||Fri 5:14 AM||1589 km||988 miles||858 nm|| WNW|
|Port Vila||Fri 4:14 AM||1591 km||988 miles||859 nm|| SW|
|Alofi||Thu 6:14 AM||1698 km||1055 miles||917 nm|| SE|
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