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 11:48:00 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 11:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 05' ||North|
|Longitude: ||172° 44' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.01 meters/second, 1594.8 km/hour, 991.0 miles/hour or 861.1 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"||990.93 mi||west||0° 09' 51.6"||11.30 mi||north||990.76 mi|
|24 hours||348° 08' 08.6"||810.44 mi||west||3° 39' 47.5"||251.80 mi||north||844.17 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Majuro||Fri 11:48 PM||273 km||170 miles||147 nm|| SW|
|Tarawa||Fri 11:48 PM||849 km||528 miles||458 nm|| S|
|Yaren||Fri 11:48 PM||1244 km||773 miles||672 nm|| SSW|
|Wake Island||Fri 11:48 PM||1305 km||811 miles||705 nm|| NNW|
|Baker Island||Thu 11:48 PM||1548 km||962 miles||836 nm|| SE|
|Palikir||Fri 10:48 PM||1624 km||1009 miles||877 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Fri 11:48 PM||2075 km||1290 miles||1121 nm|| SSE|
|Midway||Fri 12:48 AM||2357 km||1465 miles||1273 nm|| NNE|
|Honiara||Fri 10:48 PM||2490 km||1547 miles||1345 nm|| SW|
|Fakaofo||Sat 12:48 AM||2706 km||1682 miles||1461 nm|| SE|
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