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 20, 2013 at 11:38:00 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: 98%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, October 20, 2013 at 11:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 42' ||North|
|Longitude: ||161° 03' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.80 meters/second, 1554.5 km/hour, 965.9 miles/hour or 839.3 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' 30.0"||16.10 mi||west||0° 00' 06.4"||0.12 mi||north||16.10 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 05.8"||965.74 mi||west||0° 06' 25.4"||7.36 mi||north||965.52 mi|
|24 hours||11° 58' 32.7"||797.59 mi||east||2° 09' 46.3"||148.74 mi||north||806.99 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Sun 1:38 AM||706 km||439 miles||381 nm|| NNE|
|Kiritimati||Mon 1:38 AM||1584 km||984 miles||855 nm|| SSE|
|Midway||Sun 12:38 AM||2177 km||1353 miles||1176 nm|| NW|
|Baker Island||Sat 11:38 PM||2412 km||1499 miles||1302 nm|| SW|
|Fakaofo||Mon 12:38 AM||2992 km||1859 miles||1615 nm|| SSW|
|Majuro||Sun 11:38 PM||3168 km||1969 miles||1711 nm|| WSW|
|Tarawa||Sun 11:38 PM||3257 km||2024 miles||1759 nm|| WSW|
|Wake Island||Sun 11:38 PM||3448 km||2142 miles||1862 nm|| WNW|
|Funafuti||Sun 11:38 PM||3451 km||2144 miles||1863 nm|| SW|
|Apia *||Mon 1:38 AM||3473 km||2158 miles||1876 nm|| SSW|
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