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 05:02:00 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: 53%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 05:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 35' ||South|
|Longitude: ||163° 27' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.97 meters/second, 1540.7 km/hour, 957.3 miles/hour or 831.9 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"||15.96 mi||west||0° 00' 06.3"||0.12 mi||north||15.96 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 12.4"||957.20 mi||west||0° 06' 29.0"||7.43 mi||north||957.49 mi|
|24 hours||13° 17' 48.9"||881.65 mi||east||3° 02' 06.3"||208.69 mi||north||912.34 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rarotonga||Fri 7:02 PM||644 km||400 miles||348 nm|| SE|
|Alofi||Fri 6:02 PM||738 km||458 miles||398 nm|| WSW|
|Pago Pago||Fri 6:02 PM||819 km||509 miles||442 nm|| WNW|
|Apia *||Sat 7:02 PM||944 km||587 miles||510 nm|| WNW|
|Fakaofo||Sat 6:02 PM||1161 km||722 miles||627 nm|| NW|
|Nukualofa||Sat 6:02 PM||1336 km||830 miles||721 nm|| WSW|
|Papeete||Fri 7:02 PM||1482 km||921 miles||800 nm|| E|
|Suva||Sat 5:02 PM||1933 km||1201 miles||1044 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Sat 5:02 PM||2082 km||1294 miles||1124 nm|| WNW|
|Kiritimati||Sat 7:02 PM||2148 km||1335 miles||1160 nm|| NNE|
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