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, December 4, 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 6%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at 23:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 26' ||South|
|Longitude: ||141° 53' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.20 meters/second, 1519.9 km/hour, 944.4 miles/hour or 820.7 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' 23.2"||15.74 mi||west||0° 00' 04.2"||0.08 mi||north||15.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 13.8"||944.25 mi||west||0° 04' 24.2"||5.05 mi||north||944.47 mi|
|24 hours||14° 27' 28.9"||948.90 mi||east||2° 20' 07.1"||160.61 mi||north||968.47 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Wed 1:14 PM||819 km||509 miles||442 nm|| W|
|Gambier Islands||Wed 2:14 PM||890 km||553 miles||481 nm|| SE|
|Adamstown||Wed 3:14 PM||1423 km||884 miles||768 nm|| ESE|
|Rarotonga||Wed 1:14 PM||1898 km||1179 miles||1025 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Thu 1:14 PM||2811 km||1747 miles||1518 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Wed 12:14 PM||2953 km||1835 miles||1595 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Thu 1:14 PM||3232 km||2008 miles||1745 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Thu 12:14 PM||3320 km||2063 miles||1793 nm|| WNW|
|Easter Island *||Wed 6:14 PM||3467 km||2154 miles||1872 nm|| ESE|
|Nukualofa||Thu 12:14 PM||3497 km||2173 miles||1888 nm|| W|
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