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 04:40:00 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 04:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 36' ||South|
|Longitude: ||144° 51' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.56 meters/second, 1564.4 km/hour, 972.1 miles/hour or 844.7 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"||16.20 mi||west||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||north||16.20 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 21.2"||972.00 mi||west||0° 08' 39.4"||9.92 mi||north||972.34 mi|
|24 hours||12° 50' 05.5"||863.03 mi||east||3° 47' 23.8"||260.53 mi||north||907.47 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Sat 6:40 PM||667 km||414 miles||360 nm|| SW|
|Taiohae||Sat 7:10 PM||775 km||481 miles||418 nm|| NE|
|Rarotonga||Sat 6:40 PM||1795 km||1115 miles||969 nm|| WSW|
|Adamstown||Sat 8:40 PM||2001 km||1243 miles||1080 nm|| SE|
|Kiritimati||Sun 6:40 PM||2196 km||1365 miles||1186 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Sat 5:40 PM||2742 km||1704 miles||1481 nm|| WSW|
|Apia *||Sun 6:40 PM||2910 km||1808 miles||1571 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Sun 5:40 PM||2914 km||1811 miles||1574 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Sun 5:40 PM||3325 km||2066 miles||1795 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Sat 4:40 PM||3806 km||2365 miles||2055 nm|| WNW|
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