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 Saturday, October 5, 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 hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 23:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 45' ||South|
|Longitude: ||167° 24' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.12 meters/second, 1584.4 km/hour, 984.5 miles/hour or 855.5 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' 29.0"||16.41 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.18 mi||south||16.41 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 02.8"||984.41 mi||west||0° 09' 38.7"||11.05 mi||south||984.21 mi|
|24 hours||12° 39' 36.8"||860.47 mi||east||3° 34' 17.1"||245.52 mi||south||889.38 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fakaofo||Sun 12:40 PM||446 km||277 miles||241 nm|| WNW|
|Pago Pago||Sat 12:40 PM||529 km||329 miles||286 nm|| SW|
|Apia *||Sun 1:40 PM||585 km||363 miles||316 nm|| SW|
|Salelologa (Savai'i) *||Sun 1:40 PM||620 km||385 miles||335 nm|| WSW|
|Rawaki||Sun 12:40 PM||858 km||533 miles||463 nm|| NNW|
|Alofi||Sat 12:40 PM||958 km||595 miles||517 nm|| SSW|
|Rarotonga||Sat 1:40 PM||1418 km||881 miles||766 nm|| SE|
|Nukualofa||Sun 12:40 PM||1420 km||882 miles||767 nm|| SW|
|Funafuti||Sun 11:40 AM||1489 km||925 miles||804 nm|| W|
|Baker Island||Sat 11:40 AM||1572 km||977 miles||849 nm|| NW|
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