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 04:52:00 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: 53%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 04:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 36' ||South|
|Longitude: ||161° 03' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.93 meters/second, 1540.5 km/hour, 957.2 miles/hour or 831.8 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' 26.2"||15.95 mi||west||0° 00' 06.4"||0.12 mi||north||15.96 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 12.0"||957.10 mi||west||0° 06' 28.0"||7.41 mi||north||957.40 mi|
|24 hours||13° 18' 00.6"||881.78 mi||east||3° 01' 44.2"||208.27 mi||north||912.37 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rarotonga||Fri 6:52 PM||530 km||329 miles||286 nm|| SSE|
|Alofi||Fri 5:52 PM||979 km||608 miles||528 nm|| WSW|
|Apia *||Sat 6:52 PM||1192 km||741 miles||644 nm|| WNW|
|Papeete||Fri 6:52 PM||1226 km||762 miles||662 nm|| E|
|Fakaofo||Sat 5:52 PM||1364 km||847 miles||736 nm|| NW|
|Nukualofa||Sat 5:52 PM||1573 km||977 miles||849 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Sat 6:52 PM||2083 km||1294 miles||1125 nm|| NNE|
|Suva||Sat 4:52 PM||2187 km||1359 miles||1181 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Sat 4:52 PM||2321 km||1442 miles||1253 nm|| WNW|
|Baker Island||Fri 4:52 PM||2514 km||1562 miles||1357 nm|| NW|
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