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 04:02:00 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 04:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 41' ||South|
|Longitude: ||149° 01' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.71 meters/second, 1539.8 km/hour, 956.8 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' 09.7"||956.62 mi||west||0° 06' 22.7"||7.31 mi||north||956.91 mi|
|24 hours||13° 18' 58.5"||882.44 mi||east||2° 59' 52.8"||206.14 mi||north||912.51 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Fri 6:02 PM||110 km||69 miles||60 nm|| SSW|
|Rarotonga||Fri 6:02 PM||1239 km||770 miles||669 nm|| WSW|
|Adamstown||Fri 8:02 PM||2172 km||1350 miles||1173 nm|| ESE|
|Alofi||Fri 5:02 PM||2229 km||1385 miles||1204 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Sat 6:02 PM||2246 km||1396 miles||1213 nm|| NNW|
|Apia *||Sat 6:02 PM||2463 km||1531 miles||1330 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Sat 5:02 PM||2540 km||1578 miles||1371 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Sat 5:02 PM||2798 km||1739 miles||1511 nm|| WSW|
|Suva||Sat 4:02 PM||3459 km||2149 miles||1868 nm|| W|
|Baker Island||Fri 4:02 PM||3545 km||2203 miles||1914 nm|| WNW|
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