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 Wednesday, October 30, 2013 at 17:40:00 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: 16%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, October 30, 2013 at 17:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 23' ||North|
|Longitude: ||135° 19' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.53 meters/second, 1618.3 km/hour, 1005.6 miles/hour or 873.8 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' 32.2"||16.76 mi||west||0° 00' 10.6"||0.20 mi||south||16.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 11.5"||1005.55 mi||west||0° 10' 43.5"||12.28 mi||south||1005.63 mi|
|24 hours||11° 18' 46.2"||782.55 mi||east||4° 19' 34.4"||297.27 mi||south||836.61 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Thu 7:40 AM||2456 km||1526 miles||1326 nm|| W|
|Papeete||Wed 7:40 AM||2524 km||1568 miles||1363 nm|| SW|
|Adamstown||Wed 9:40 AM||2872 km||1785 miles||1551 nm|| S|
|Honolulu||Wed 7:40 AM||3370 km||2094 miles||1820 nm|| NW|
|Rarotonga||Wed 7:40 AM||3578 km||2223 miles||1932 nm|| SW|
|Hermosillo||Wed 10:40 AM||4094 km||2544 miles||2211 nm|| NE|
|Easter Island *||Wed 12:40 PM||4120 km||2560 miles||2225 nm|| SE|
|Fakaofo||Thu 6:40 AM||4125 km||2563 miles||2227 nm|| WSW|
|Los Angeles *||Wed 10:40 AM||4129 km||2566 miles||2230 nm|| NNE|
|Apia *||Thu 7:40 AM||4316 km||2682 miles||2330 nm|| WSW|
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