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 04:00:00 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 04:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 41' ||South|
|Longitude: ||148° 32' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.70 meters/second, 1539.7 km/hour, 956.7 miles/hour or 831.4 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' 26.1"||15.95 mi||west||0° 00' 06.2"||0.12 mi||north||15.95 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 09.6"||956.60 mi||west||0° 06' 22.5"||7.31 mi||north||956.89 mi|
|24 hours||13° 19' 00.7"||882.47 mi||east||2° 59' 48.3"||206.06 mi||north||912.52 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Fri 6:00 PM||144 km||89 miles||78 nm|| SW|
|Rarotonga||Fri 6:00 PM||1286 km||799 miles||694 nm|| WSW|
|Adamstown||Fri 8:00 PM||2127 km||1322 miles||1149 nm|| ESE|
|Kiritimati||Sat 6:00 PM||2269 km||1410 miles||1225 nm|| NNW|
|Alofi||Fri 5:00 PM||2280 km||1416 miles||1231 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Sat 6:00 PM||2514 km||1562 miles||1358 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Sat 5:00 PM||2589 km||1609 miles||1398 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Sat 5:00 PM||2848 km||1770 miles||1538 nm|| WSW|
|Suva||Sat 4:00 PM||3509 km||2181 miles||1895 nm|| W|
|Baker Island||Fri 4:00 PM||3590 km||2231 miles||1939 nm|| WNW|
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