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 Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at 23:14:00 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 Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at 23:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 30' ||South|
|Longitude: ||156° 45' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.23 meters/second, 1509.2 km/hour, 937.8 miles/hour or 814.9 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' 22.5"||15.63 mi||west||0° 00' 01.0"||0.02 mi||north||15.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 38.5"||937.58 mi||west||0° 01' 02.1"||1.19 mi||north||937.63 mi|
|24 hours||14° 51' 50.7"||969.30 mi||east||1° 04' 12.0"||73.60 mi||north||975.22 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rarotonga||Tue 1:14 PM||369 km||229 miles||199 nm|| WSW|
|Papeete||Tue 1:14 PM||790 km||491 miles||426 nm|| ENE|
|Alofi||Tue 12:14 PM||1384 km||860 miles||747 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Wed 1:14 PM||1719 km||1068 miles||928 nm|| WNW|
|Fakaofo||Wed 12:14 PM||1920 km||1193 miles||1037 nm|| NW|
|Nukualofa||Wed 12:14 PM||1934 km||1201 miles||1044 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Wed 1:14 PM||2364 km||1469 miles||1277 nm|| N|
|Suva *||Wed 12:14 PM||2618 km||1627 miles||1414 nm|| W|
|Adamstown||Tue 3:14 PM||2810 km||1746 miles||1517 nm|| ESE|
|Funafuti||Wed 11:14 AM||2861 km||1778 miles||1545 nm|| WNW|
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