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 12:38:00 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 12:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 14' ||North|
|Longitude: ||160° 39' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.84 meters/second, 1594.2 km/hour, 990.6 miles/hour or 860.8 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"||16.51 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||north||16.51 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 24.1"||990.54 mi||west||0° 09' 48.9"||11.24 mi||north||990.38 mi|
|24 hours||11° 51' 58.8"||810.27 mi||east||3° 38' 30.6"||250.33 mi||north||843.55 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kolonia||Fri 11:38 PM||367 km||228 miles||198 nm|| SW|
|Palikir||Fri 11:38 PM||374 km||232 miles||202 nm|| SW|
|Majuro||Sat 12:38 AM||1185 km||737 miles||640 nm|| E|
|Yaren||Sat 12:38 AM||1284 km||798 miles||693 nm|| SSE|
|Wake Island||Sat 12:38 AM||1287 km||800 miles||695 nm|| NNE|
|Tarawa||Sat 12:38 AM||1618 km||1005 miles||874 nm|| ESE|
|Hagåtña||Fri 10:38 PM||1797 km||1116 miles||970 nm|| WNW|
|Honiara||Fri 11:38 PM||2065 km||1283 miles||1115 nm|| S|
|Port Moresby||Fri 10:38 PM||2548 km||1583 miles||1376 nm|| SW|
|Jayapura||Fri 9:38 PM||2566 km||1595 miles||1386 nm|| WSW|
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