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 23:42:00 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 23:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 24' ||South|
|Longitude: ||148° 36' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.29 meters/second, 1520.2 km/hour, 944.6 miles/hour or 820.9 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' 23.2"||15.74 mi||west||0° 00' 04.3"||0.08 mi||north||15.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 14.9"||944.46 mi||west||0° 04' 27.9"||5.12 mi||north||944.68 mi|
|24 hours||14° 26' 49.5"||948.37 mi||east||2° 21' 27.9"||162.15 mi||north||968.24 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Wed 1:42 PM||140 km||87 miles||75 nm|| NW|
|Rarotonga||Wed 1:42 PM||1211 km||753 miles||654 nm|| WSW|
|Adamstown||Wed 3:42 PM||2049 km||1273 miles||1106 nm|| ESE|
|Alofi||Wed 12:42 PM||2247 km||1396 miles||1213 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Thu 1:42 PM||2437 km||1514 miles||1316 nm|| NNW|
|Apia *||Thu 1:42 PM||2527 km||1570 miles||1364 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Thu 12:42 PM||2638 km||1639 miles||1425 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Thu 12:42 PM||2800 km||1740 miles||1512 nm|| W|
|Suva *||Thu 12:42 PM||3482 km||2163 miles||1880 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Thu 11:42 AM||3645 km||2265 miles||1968 nm|| WNW|
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