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 23:40:00 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 23:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 40' ||South|
|Longitude: ||179° 30' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.61 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' 23.4"||996.72 mi||west||0° 10' 35.6"||12.13 mi||south||996.61 mi|
|24 hours||12° 05' 40.7"||831.02 mi||east||4° 04' 38.5"||280.23 mi||south||873.06 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Funafuti||Sat 11:40 AM||249 km||155 miles||134 nm|| SW|
|Baker Island||Fri 11:40 AM||830 km||515 miles||448 nm|| NNE|
|Fakaofo||Sat 12:40 PM||959 km||596 miles||518 nm|| ESE|
|Apia *||Sat 1:40 PM||1160 km||721 miles||626 nm|| SE|
|Tarawa||Sat 11:40 AM||1222 km||759 miles||660 nm|| NW|
|Suva||Sat 11:40 AM||1289 km||801 miles||696 nm|| S|
|Yaren||Sat 11:40 AM||1654 km||1028 miles||893 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Sat 12:40 PM||1667 km||1036 miles||900 nm|| SSE|
|Alofi||Fri 12:40 PM||1719 km||1068 miles||928 nm|| SE|
|Port Vila||Sat 10:40 AM||1803 km||1120 miles||973 nm|| SW|
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