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 18:44:00 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 18:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 12' ||North|
|Longitude: ||150° 49' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.52 meters/second, 1618.3 km/hour, 1005.5 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' 09.3"||1005.52 mi||west||0° 10' 44.4"||12.30 mi||south||1005.60 mi|
|24 hours||11° 19' 54.1"||783.87 mi||east||4° 19' 41.1"||297.40 mi||south||837.80 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Thu 8:44 AM||748 km||465 miles||404 nm|| WNW|
|Papeete||Wed 8:44 AM||1966 km||1222 miles||1062 nm|| S|
|Honolulu||Wed 8:44 AM||2458 km||1527 miles||1327 nm|| NNW|
|Fakaofo||Thu 7:44 AM||2498 km||1552 miles||1349 nm|| WSW|
|Rarotonga||Wed 8:44 AM||2563 km||1593 miles||1384 nm|| SSW|
|Apia *||Thu 8:44 AM||2783 km||1729 miles||1503 nm|| SW|
|Baker Island||Wed 6:44 AM||2857 km||1775 miles||1542 nm|| W|
|Alofi||Wed 7:44 AM||2981 km||1853 miles||1610 nm|| SW|
|Funafuti||Thu 6:44 AM||3461 km||2150 miles||1869 nm|| WSW|
|Nukualofa||Thu 7:44 AM||3550 km||2206 miles||1917 nm|| SW|
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