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 15:50:00 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: 52%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, May 31, 2013 at 15:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 47' ||South|
|Longitude: ||148° 35' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.81 meters/second, 1612.1 km/hour, 1001.7 miles/hour or 870.5 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' 30.6"||16.70 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||north||16.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 45.4"||1001.73 mi||west||0° 11' 25.3"||13.08 mi||north||1001.93 mi|
|24 hours||11° 29' 34.2"||793.30 mi||east||4° 33' 29.3"||313.21 mi||north||854.05 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Sat 5:50 AM||1157 km||719 miles||625 nm|| WNW|
|Papeete||Fri 5:50 AM||1525 km||948 miles||823 nm|| S|
|Rarotonga||Fri 5:50 AM||2279 km||1416 miles||1231 nm|| SSW|
|Fakaofo||Sat 4:50 AM||2579 km||1602 miles||1392 nm|| WSW|
|Apia||Sat 4:50 AM||2779 km||1727 miles||1501 nm|| WSW|
|Alofi||Fri 4:50 AM||2870 km||1783 miles||1549 nm|| SW|
|Honolulu||Fri 5:50 AM||2955 km||1836 miles||1595 nm|| NNW|
|Adamstown||Fri 7:50 AM||3076 km||1911 miles||1661 nm|| SE|
|Baker Island||Fri 3:50 AM||3134 km||1947 miles||1692 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Sat 4:50 AM||3461 km||2151 miles||1869 nm|| SW|
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