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, November 27, 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: 31%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, November 27, 2013 at 18:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||2° 21' ||South|
|Longitude: ||171° 02' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.18 meters/second, 1617.0 km/hour, 1004.8 miles/hour or 873.1 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"||16.75 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||south||16.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 12.7"||1004.75 mi||west||0° 10' 38.0"||12.18 mi||south||1004.76 mi|
|24 hours||11° 21' 47.7"||785.40 mi||east||4° 14' 07.4"||291.04 mi||south||835.81 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rawaki||Thu 7:44 AM||156 km||97 miles||84 nm|| SSE|
|Baker Island||Wed 6:44 AM||668 km||415 miles||361 nm|| WNW|
|Fakaofo||Thu 7:44 AM||777 km||483 miles||419 nm|| S|
|Apia *||Thu 8:44 AM||1273 km||791 miles||687 nm|| S|
|Funafuti||Thu 6:44 AM||1277 km||794 miles||690 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Thu 8:44 AM||1595 km||991 miles||861 nm|| ENE|
|Tarawa||Thu 6:44 AM||1825 km||1134 miles||985 nm|| WNW|
|Alofi||Wed 7:44 AM||1852 km||1151 miles||1000 nm|| S|
|Suva *||Thu 7:44 AM||2091 km||1300 miles||1129 nm|| SSW|
|Nukualofa||Thu 7:44 AM||2127 km||1322 miles||1149 nm|| SSW|
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