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 Friday, November 29, 2013 at 18:40:00 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: 14%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, November 29, 2013 at 18:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 38' ||South|
|Longitude: ||146° 42' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.29 meters/second, 1585.0 km/hour, 984.9 miles/hour or 855.9 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' 29.0"||16.41 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||south||16.42 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 01.7"||984.76 mi||west||0° 09' 41.7"||11.11 mi||south||984.57 mi|
|24 hours||12° 46' 59.4"||869.15 mi||east||3° 37' 19.4"||249.00 mi||south||898.60 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Taiohae||Fri 9:10 AM||811 km||504 miles||438 nm|| ENE|
|Papeete||Fri 8:40 AM||824 km||512 miles||445 nm|| SSW|
|Kiritimati||Sat 8:40 AM||1815 km||1128 miles||980 nm|| NW|
|Rarotonga||Fri 8:40 AM||1824 km||1134 miles||985 nm|| SW|
|Adamstown||Fri 10:40 AM||2372 km||1474 miles||1281 nm|| SE|
|Alofi||Fri 7:40 AM||2663 km||1655 miles||1438 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Sat 7:40 AM||2692 km||1673 miles||1454 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Sat 8:40 AM||2749 km||1708 miles||1484 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Sat 7:40 AM||3258 km||2025 miles||1759 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Fri 6:40 AM||3506 km||2178 miles||1893 nm|| WNW|
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