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 11, 2013 at 03:50:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 41%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, October 11, 2013 at 03:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 42' ||South|
|Longitude: ||159° 52' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.53 meters/second, 1521.1 km/hour, 945.2 miles/hour or 821.3 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' 25.2"||15.75 mi||west||0° 00' 03.5"||0.07 mi||north||15.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 15.2"||945.00 mi||west||0° 03' 37.4"||4.16 mi||north||945.17 mi|
|24 hours||13° 44' 20.1"||900.33 mi||east||1° 59' 17.4"||136.74 mi||north||915.68 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rarotonga||Thu 5:50 PM||281 km||174 miles||152 nm|| S|
|Alofi||Thu 4:50 PM||1059 km||658 miles||572 nm|| W|
|Papeete||Thu 5:50 PM||1098 km||682 miles||593 nm|| E|
|Apia *||Fri 5:50 PM||1381 km||858 miles||746 nm|| WNW|
|Fakaofo||Fri 4:50 PM||1603 km||996 miles||865 nm|| NW|
|Nukualofa||Fri 4:50 PM||1627 km||1011 miles||879 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 5:50 PM||2291 km||1424 miles||1237 nm|| N|
|Suva||Fri 3:50 PM||2293 km||1425 miles||1238 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Fri 3:50 PM||2524 km||1569 miles||1363 nm|| WNW|
|Baker Island||Thu 3:50 PM||2769 km||1720 miles||1495 nm|| NW|
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