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 Friday, October 18, 2013 at 11:28:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, October 18, 2013 at 11:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 02' ||North|
|Longitude: ||177° 34' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.08 meters/second, 1595.1 km/hour, 991.1 miles/hour or 861.3 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' 30.4"||16.52 mi||west||0° 00' 09.8"||0.19 mi||north||16.52 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 24.3"||991.08 mi||west||0° 09' 52.7"||11.32 mi||north||990.92 mi|
|24 hours||348° 08' 11.6"||810.51 mi||west||3° 40' 18.0"||252.38 mi||north||844.42 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Majuro||Fri 11:28 PM||732 km||455 miles||395 nm|| WSW|
|Tarawa||Fri 11:28 PM||983 km||611 miles||531 nm|| SSW|
|Baker Island||Thu 11:28 PM||1179 km||733 miles||637 nm|| SE|
|Yaren||Fri 11:28 PM||1586 km||985 miles||856 nm|| SW|
|Wake Island||Fri 11:28 PM||1635 km||1016 miles||883 nm|| NW|
|Funafuti||Fri 11:28 PM||1949 km||1211 miles||1053 nm|| S|
|Palikir||Fri 10:28 PM||2152 km||1337 miles||1162 nm|| W|
|Midway||Fri 12:28 AM||2188 km||1360 miles||1182 nm|| NNE|
|Fakaofo||Sat 12:28 AM||2383 km||1481 miles||1287 nm|| SSE|
|Apia *||Sat 1:28 AM||2790 km||1733 miles||1506 nm|| SSE|
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