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 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: 52%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, May 31, 2013 at 16:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 45' ||South|
|Longitude: ||151° 00' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.84 meters/second, 1612.2 km/hour, 1001.8 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' 46.0"||1001.78 mi||west||0° 11' 25.3"||13.08 mi||north||1001.97 mi|
|24 hours||11° 29' 24.5"||793.14 mi||east||4° 33' 28.0"||313.18 mi||north||853.87 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Sat 6:00 AM||939 km||584 miles||507 nm|| NW|
|Papeete||Fri 6:00 AM||1533 km||952 miles||828 nm|| S|
|Rarotonga||Fri 6:00 AM||2155 km||1339 miles||1163 nm|| SSW|
|Fakaofo||Sat 5:00 AM||2321 km||1442 miles||1253 nm|| WSW|
|Apia||Sat 5:00 AM||2539 km||1578 miles||1371 nm|| WSW|
|Alofi||Fri 5:00 AM||2664 km||1655 miles||1438 nm|| SW|
|Baker Island||Fri 4:00 AM||2867 km||1782 miles||1548 nm|| W|
|Honolulu||Fri 6:00 AM||2871 km||1784 miles||1550 nm|| NNW|
|Nukualofa||Sat 5:00 AM||3249 km||2019 miles||1754 nm|| SW|
|Adamstown||Fri 8:00 AM||3251 km||2020 miles||1755 nm|| SE|
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