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 17:58:00 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: 51%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, May 31, 2013 at 17:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 23' ||South|
|Longitude: ||179° 33' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.07 meters/second, 1613.0 km/hour, 1002.3 miles/hour or 871.0 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' 30.7"||16.70 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||north||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 51.9"||1002.30 mi||west||0° 11' 25.8"||13.09 mi||north||1002.48 mi|
|24 hours||11° 27' 30.8"||791.28 mi||east||4° 33' 09.4"||312.82 mi||north||851.82 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Baker Island||Fri 5:58 AM||522 km||324 miles||282 nm|| NE|
|Funafuti||Sat 5:58 AM||585 km||363 miles||316 nm|| SSW|
|Rawaki||Sat 6:58 AM||982 km||610 miles||530 nm|| E|
|Tarawa||Sat 5:58 AM||984 km||612 miles||532 nm|| WNW|
|Fakaofo||Sat 6:58 AM||1133 km||704 miles||612 nm|| SE|
|Apia||Sat 6:58 AM||1438 km||893 miles||776 nm|| SE|
|Yaren||Sat 5:58 AM||1539 km||956 miles||831 nm|| WNW|
|Majuro||Sat 5:58 AM||1553 km||965 miles||839 nm|| NW|
|Suva||Sat 5:58 AM||1648 km||1024 miles||890 nm|| S|
|Nukualofa||Sat 6:58 AM||2020 km||1255 miles||1091 nm|| SSE|
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