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 Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 20:40:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 20:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 37' ||South|
|Longitude: ||143° 08' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.53 meters/second, 1571.5 km/hour, 976.5 miles/hour or 848.5 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' 27.7"||16.27 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||south||16.28 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 44.3"||976.33 mi||west||0° 09' 02.6"||10.36 mi||south||976.09 mi|
|24 hours||13° 14' 41.2"||894.15 mi||east||3° 15' 54.2"||224.49 mi||south||915.90 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Taiohae||Sat 11:10 AM||563 km||350 miles||304 nm|| NE|
|Papeete||Sat 10:40 AM||881 km||547 miles||475 nm|| SW|
|Adamstown||Sat 12:40 PM||1943 km||1207 miles||1049 nm|| SE|
|Rarotonga||Sat 10:40 AM||2012 km||1250 miles||1086 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Sun 10:40 AM||2243 km||1394 miles||1211 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Sat 9:40 AM||2953 km||1835 miles||1595 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Sun 9:40 AM||3091 km||1921 miles||1669 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Sun 10:40 AM||3106 km||1930 miles||1677 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Sun 9:40 AM||3538 km||2198 miles||1910 nm|| WSW|
|Easter Island *||Sat 3:40 PM||3868 km||2403 miles||2088 nm|| ESE|
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