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 21:40:00 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: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 21:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 46' ||South|
|Longitude: ||157° 35' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.23 meters/second, 1570.4 km/hour, 975.8 miles/hour or 848.0 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"||16.26 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||south||16.26 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 39.7"||975.66 mi||west||0° 08' 58.6"||10.29 mi||south||975.43 mi|
|24 hours||13° 16' 26.1"||895.59 mi||east||3° 13' 56.1"||222.24 mi||south||916.73 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rarotonga||Sat 11:40 AM||966 km||600 miles||521 nm|| SSW|
|Papeete||Sat 11:40 AM||1011 km||628 miles||546 nm|| ESE|
|Alofi||Sat 10:40 AM||1491 km||927 miles||805 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Sun 10:40 AM||1537 km||955 miles||830 nm|| WNW|
|Apia *||Sun 11:40 AM||1541 km||957 miles||832 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Sun 11:40 AM||1618 km||1005 miles||874 nm|| N|
|Nukualofa||Sun 10:40 AM||2090 km||1298 miles||1128 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Sat 9:40 AM||2530 km||1572 miles||1366 nm|| WNW|
|Funafuti||Sun 9:40 AM||2580 km||1603 miles||1393 nm|| W|
|Suva *||Sun 10:40 AM||2639 km||1640 miles||1425 nm|| WSW|
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