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 Thursday, December 5, 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 13%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 23:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 04' ||South|
|Longitude: ||131° 45' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.34 meters/second, 1542.0 km/hour, 958.2 miles/hour or 832.6 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"||15.97 mi||west||0° 00' 07.2"||0.14 mi||north||15.97 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 39.8"||958.04 mi||west||0° 07' 18.9"||8.38 mi||north||958.37 mi|
|24 hours||13° 47' 41.5"||917.09 mi||east||3° 21' 39.8"||231.09 mi||north||952.72 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Gambier Islands||Thu 2:32 PM||852 km||529 miles||460 nm|| SSW|
|Adamstown||Thu 3:32 PM||1012 km||629 miles||546 nm|| S|
|Papeete||Thu 1:32 PM||1905 km||1184 miles||1029 nm|| W|
|Easter Island *||Thu 6:32 PM||2617 km||1626 miles||1413 nm|| ESE|
|Rarotonga||Thu 1:32 PM||3007 km||1869 miles||1624 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 1:32 PM||3442 km||2139 miles||1858 nm|| WNW|
|Alofi||Thu 12:32 PM||4057 km||2521 miles||2191 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Fri 1:32 PM||4305 km||2675 miles||2325 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Fri 12:32 PM||4344 km||2699 miles||2346 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Fri 12:32 PM||4606 km||2862 miles||2487 nm|| WSW|
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