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 01:32:00 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 Friday, December 6, 2013 at 01:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 49' ||South|
|Longitude: ||160° 35' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.93 meters/second, 1544.1 km/hour, 959.5 miles/hour or 833.8 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' 24.7"||15.99 mi||west||0° 00' 07.5"||0.14 mi||north||15.99 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 48.2"||959.37 mi||west||0° 07' 31.3"||8.62 mi||north||959.70 mi|
|24 hours||13° 44' 05.3"||914.22 mi||east||3° 25' 53.1"||235.92 mi||north||951.11 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rarotonga||Thu 3:32 PM||606 km||376 miles||327 nm|| S|
|Alofi||Thu 2:32 PM||1054 km||655 miles||569 nm|| WSW|
|Papeete||Thu 3:32 PM||1190 km||739 miles||642 nm|| E|
|Apia *||Fri 3:32 PM||1224 km||761 miles||661 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Fri 2:32 PM||1359 km||844 miles||734 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Fri 2:32 PM||1652 km||1026 miles||892 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 3:32 PM||1988 km||1235 miles||1073 nm|| N|
|Suva *||Fri 2:32 PM||2249 km||1398 miles||1215 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Fri 1:32 PM||2340 km||1454 miles||1264 nm|| WNW|
|Baker Island||Thu 1:32 PM||2488 km||1546 miles||1343 nm|| NW|
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