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 12, 2013 at 02:50:00 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: 52%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 02:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 49' ||South|
|Longitude: ||131° 42' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.41 meters/second, 1538.7 km/hour, 956.1 miles/hour or 830.8 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' 26.1"||15.94 mi||west||0° 00' 06.1"||0.12 mi||north||15.94 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 06.6"||955.93 mi||west||0° 06' 15.2"||7.17 mi||north||956.22 mi|
|24 hours||13° 20' 21.4"||883.39 mi||east||2° 57' 10.7"||203.05 mi||north||912.71 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Gambier Islands||Fri 5:50 PM||778 km||484 miles||420 nm|| SSW|
|Adamstown||Fri 6:50 PM||929 km||577 miles||501 nm|| S|
|Papeete||Fri 4:50 PM||1902 km||1182 miles||1027 nm|| W|
|Easter Island *||Fri 9:50 PM||2569 km||1596 miles||1387 nm|| ESE|
|Rarotonga||Fri 4:50 PM||2993 km||1859 miles||1616 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Sat 4:50 PM||3493 km||2170 miles||1886 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Fri 3:50 PM||4049 km||2516 miles||2186 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Sat 4:50 PM||4309 km||2678 miles||2327 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Sat 3:50 PM||4358 km||2708 miles||2353 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Sat 3:50 PM||4593 km||2854 miles||2480 nm|| WSW|
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