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 Sunday, October 13, 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: 64%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, October 13, 2013 at 04:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 42' ||South|
|Longitude: ||135° 13' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.37 meters/second, 1563.7 km/hour, 971.7 miles/hour or 844.4 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' 27.2"||16.19 mi||west||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||north||16.20 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 19.2"||971.57 mi||west||0° 08' 36.2"||9.86 mi||north||971.91 mi|
|24 hours||12° 50' 51.4"||863.54 mi||east||3° 46' 19.1"||259.29 mi||north||907.63 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Taiohae||Sat 6:30 PM||699 km||434 miles||377 nm|| NW|
|Adamstown||Sat 8:00 PM||1368 km||850 miles||739 nm|| SSE|
|Papeete||Sat 6:00 PM||1596 km||991 miles||862 nm|| WSW|
|Rarotonga||Sat 6:00 PM||2735 km||1699 miles||1477 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Sun 6:00 PM||2987 km||1856 miles||1613 nm|| WNW|
|Easter Island *||Sat 11:00 PM||3072 km||1909 miles||1659 nm|| ESE|
|Alofi||Sat 5:00 PM||3748 km||2329 miles||2024 nm|| WSW|
|Apia *||Sun 6:00 PM||3949 km||2454 miles||2132 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Sun 5:00 PM||3954 km||2457 miles||2135 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Sun 5:00 PM||4315 km||2681 miles||2330 nm|| WSW|
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