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 Friday, December 6, 2013 at 00:42:00 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: 13%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, December 6, 2013 at 00:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 55' ||South|
|Longitude: ||148° 34' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.68 meters/second, 1543.3 km/hour, 958.9 miles/hour or 833.3 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"||15.98 mi||west||0° 00' 07.4"||0.14 mi||north||15.98 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 44.7"||958.81 mi||west||0° 07' 26.2"||8.52 mi||north||959.14 mi|
|24 hours||13° 45' 35.7"||915.42 mi||east||3° 24' 08.4"||233.93 mi||north||951.78 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Thu 2:42 PM||208 km||129 miles||112 nm|| SSW|
|Rarotonga||Thu 2:42 PM||1321 km||821 miles||713 nm|| WSW|
|Adamstown||Thu 4:42 PM||2173 km||1350 miles||1173 nm|| ESE|
|Kiritimati||Fri 2:42 PM||2191 km||1361 miles||1183 nm|| NNW|
|Alofi||Thu 1:42 PM||2292 km||1424 miles||1238 nm|| WSW|
|Apia *||Fri 2:42 PM||2506 km||1557 miles||1353 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Fri 1:42 PM||2564 km||1593 miles||1385 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Fri 1:42 PM||2867 km||1781 miles||1548 nm|| WSW|
|Suva *||Fri 1:42 PM||3518 km||2186 miles||1900 nm|| W|
|Baker Island||Thu 12:42 PM||3547 km||2204 miles||1915 nm|| WNW|
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