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 23:52:00 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 23:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 01' ||South|
|Longitude: ||136° 34' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.44 meters/second, 1542.4 km/hour, 958.4 miles/hour or 832.8 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' 24.6"||15.97 mi||west||0° 00' 07.2"||0.14 mi||north||15.97 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 41.2"||958.26 mi||west||0° 07' 21.0"||8.42 mi||north||958.59 mi|
|24 hours||13° 47' 05.6"||916.61 mi||east||3° 22' 22.5"||231.91 mi||north||952.45 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Gambier Islands||Thu 2:52 PM||805 km||500 miles||435 nm|| SSE|
|Taiohae||Thu 2:22 PM||840 km||522 miles||453 nm|| NNW|
|Adamstown||Thu 3:52 PM||1206 km||750 miles||651 nm|| SSE|
|Papeete||Thu 1:52 PM||1396 km||868 miles||754 nm|| W|
|Rarotonga||Thu 1:52 PM||2514 km||1562 miles||1358 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 1:52 PM||3022 km||1878 miles||1632 nm|| NW|
|Easter Island *||Thu 6:52 PM||3066 km||1905 miles||1655 nm|| ESE|
|Alofi||Thu 12:52 PM||3552 km||2207 miles||1918 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Fri 1:52 PM||3792 km||2356 miles||2047 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Fri 12:52 PM||3832 km||2381 miles||2069 nm|| W|
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