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 Sunday, December 1, 2013 at 23:40:00 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 hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, December 1, 2013 at 23:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 37' ||South|
|Longitude: ||167° 38' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.81 meters/second, 1529.3 km/hour, 950.3 miles/hour or 825.8 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' 24.5"||15.84 mi||west||0° 00' 05.5"||0.10 mi||south||15.84 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 30.7"||950.04 mi||west||0° 05' 25.2"||6.21 mi||south||949.82 mi|
|24 hours||345° 30' 26.9"||955.58 mi||west||1° 35' 46.1"||109.79 mi||south||957.54 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Vila||Mon 10:40 AM||73 km||45 miles||40 nm|| E|
|Luganville||Mon 10:40 AM||238 km||148 miles||128 nm|| NNW|
|Noumea||Mon 10:40 AM||530 km||329 miles||286 nm|| SSW|
|Suva *||Mon 12:40 PM||1145 km||711 miles||618 nm|| E|
|Honiara||Mon 10:40 AM||1229 km||764 miles||664 nm|| NW|
|Funafuti||Mon 11:40 AM||1608 km||999 miles||868 nm|| NE|
|Nukualofa||Mon 12:40 PM||1843 km||1145 miles||995 nm|| ESE|
|Brisbane||Mon 9:40 AM||1855 km||1152 miles||1001 nm|| SW|
|Yaren||Mon 11:40 AM||1891 km||1175 miles||1021 nm|| N|
|Tarawa||Mon 11:40 AM||2186 km||1358 miles||1180 nm|| NNE|
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