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 Friday, May 31, 2013 at 15:00:00 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: 52%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, May 31, 2013 at 15:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 56' ||South|
|Longitude: ||136° 29' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.71 meters/second, 1611.8 km/hour, 1001.5 miles/hour or 870.3 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' 30.6"||16.69 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||north||16.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 42.8"||1001.50 mi||west||0° 11' 25.0"||13.07 mi||north||1001.70 mi|
|24 hours||11° 30' 24.1"||794.11 mi||east||4° 33' 35.4"||313.32 mi||north||854.92 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Taiohae||Fri 5:30 AM||651 km||405 miles||352 nm|| SSW|
|Papeete||Fri 5:00 AM||2073 km||1288 miles||1119 nm|| SW|
|Kiritimati||Sat 5:00 AM||2406 km||1495 miles||1299 nm|| WNW|
|Adamstown||Fri 7:00 AM||2436 km||1513 miles||1315 nm|| SSE|
|Rarotonga||Fri 5:00 AM||3163 km||1965 miles||1708 nm|| SW|
|Honolulu||Fri 5:00 AM||3638 km||2261 miles||1964 nm|| NW|
|Easter Island||Fri 9:00 AM||3859 km||2398 miles||2084 nm|| SE|
|Fakaofo||Sat 4:00 AM||3886 km||2415 miles||2098 nm|| W|
|Alofi||Fri 4:00 AM||3999 km||2485 miles||2159 nm|| WSW|
|Apia||Sat 4:00 AM||4025 km||2501 miles||2174 nm|| WSW|
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