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 23:32:00 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 23:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 30' ||South|
|Longitude: ||161° 04' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.24 meters/second, 1509.3 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"||937.61 mi||west||0° 01' 04.7"||1.24 mi||north||937.66 mi|
|24 hours||14° 51' 40.4"||969.14 mi||east||1° 05' 12.6"||74.76 mi||north||975.20 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rarotonga||Tue 1:32 PM||235 km||146 miles||127 nm|| SE|
|Alofi||Tue 12:32 PM||931 km||579 miles||503 nm|| W|
|Papeete||Tue 1:32 PM||1234 km||766 miles||666 nm|| E|
|Apia *||Wed 1:32 PM||1302 km||809 miles||703 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Wed 12:32 PM||1486 km||924 miles||803 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Wed 12:32 PM||1566 km||973 miles||846 nm|| NW|
|Suva *||Wed 12:32 PM||2165 km||1346 miles||1169 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Wed 1:32 PM||2398 km||1490 miles||1295 nm|| N|
|Funafuti||Wed 11:32 AM||2448 km||1521 miles||1322 nm|| WNW|
|Baker Island||Tue 11:32 AM||2752 km||1710 miles||1486 nm|| NW|
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