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 03:40:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 52%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 03:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 44' ||South|
|Longitude: ||143° 43' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.62 meters/second, 1539.4 km/hour, 956.6 miles/hour or 831.2 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' 26.1"||15.94 mi||west||0° 00' 06.2"||0.12 mi||north||15.94 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 08.8"||956.41 mi||west||0° 06' 20.4"||7.27 mi||north||956.70 mi|
|24 hours||13° 19' 23.8"||882.73 mi||east||2° 59' 03.5"||205.20 mi||north||912.57 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Fri 5:40 PM||628 km||390 miles||339 nm|| W|
|Taiohae||Fri 6:10 PM||970 km||603 miles||524 nm|| NNE|
|Adamstown||Fri 7:40 PM||1690 km||1050 miles||912 nm|| SE|
|Rarotonga||Fri 5:40 PM||1761 km||1095 miles||951 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Sat 5:40 PM||2543 km||1580 miles||1373 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Fri 4:40 PM||2785 km||1731 miles||1504 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Sat 5:40 PM||3027 km||1881 miles||1634 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Sat 4:40 PM||3089 km||1920 miles||1668 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Sat 4:40 PM||3346 km||2079 miles||1807 nm|| WSW|
|Easter Island *||Fri 10:40 PM||3720 km||2311 miles||2009 nm|| ESE|
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