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, October 4, 2013 at 23:34:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, October 4, 2013 at 23:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 39' ||South|
|Longitude: ||178° 03' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.62 meters/second, 1604.2 km/hour, 996.8 miles/hour or 866.2 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' 30.4"||16.61 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||south||16.61 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 23.7"||996.76 mi||west||0° 10' 35.7"||12.14 mi||south||996.66 mi|
|24 hours||12° 05' 32.7"||830.89 mi||east||4° 04' 44.2"||280.34 mi||south||872.98 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Funafuti||Sat 11:34 AM||366 km||227 miles||197 nm|| SW|
|Baker Island||Fri 11:34 AM||776 km||482 miles||419 nm|| NNE|
|Fakaofo||Sat 12:34 PM||809 km||503 miles||437 nm|| ESE|
|Rawaki||Sat 12:34 PM||875 km||544 miles||473 nm|| ENE|
|Apia *||Sat 1:34 PM||1051 km||653 miles||567 nm|| SE|
|Suva||Sat 11:34 AM||1327 km||825 miles||717 nm|| SSW|
|Tarawa||Sat 11:34 AM||1336 km||830 miles||721 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Fri 12:34 PM||1631 km||1013 miles||880 nm|| SSE|
|Nukualofa||Sat 12:34 PM||1632 km||1014 miles||881 nm|| S|
|Yaren||Sat 11:34 AM||1801 km||1119 miles||973 nm|| WNW|
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