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 23:50:00 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 23:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 46' ||South|
|Longitude: ||169° 49' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.08 meters/second, 1584.3 km/hour, 984.4 miles/hour or 855.4 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' 02.2"||984.31 mi||west||0° 09' 38.2"||11.04 mi||south||984.11 mi|
|24 hours||12° 39' 51.5"||860.67 mi||east||3° 34' 01.2"||245.21 mi||south||889.48 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fakaofo||Sun 12:50 PM||219 km||136 miles||118 nm|| NW|
|Pago Pago||Sat 12:50 PM||399 km||248 miles||215 nm|| SSW|
|Apia *||Sun 1:50 PM||400 km||248 miles||216 nm|| SSW|
|Salelologa (Savai'i) *||Sun 1:50 PM||419 km||261 miles||226 nm|| SW|
|Rawaki||Sun 12:50 PM||786 km||488 miles||424 nm|| N|
|Alofi||Sat 12:50 PM||916 km||569 miles||495 nm|| S|
|Neiafu||Sun 12:50 PM||980 km||609 miles||529 nm|| SSW|
|Funafuti||Sun 11:50 AM||1229 km||763 miles||663 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Sun 12:50 PM||1283 km||797 miles||693 nm|| SSW|
|Baker Island||Sat 11:50 AM||1419 km||882 miles||766 nm|| NNW|
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