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 Saturday, December 28, 2013 at 17:40:00 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: 19%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, December 28, 2013 at 17:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 43' ||South|
|Longitude: ||139° 02' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.12 meters/second, 1548.4 km/hour, 962.2 miles/hour or 836.1 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' 26.8"||16.04 mi||west||0° 00' 07.1"||0.14 mi||south||16.04 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 44.3"||961.95 mi||west||0° 07' 05.2"||8.12 mi||south||961.70 mi|
|24 hours||13° 43' 26.6"||913.91 mi||east||2° 23' 22.6"||164.34 mi||south||923.02 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Taiohae||Sat 8:10 AM||745 km||463 miles||403 nm|| N|
|Gambier Islands||Sat 8:40 AM||925 km||575 miles||500 nm|| SSE|
|Papeete||Sat 7:40 AM||1142 km||710 miles||617 nm|| WSW|
|Adamstown||Sat 9:40 AM||1391 km||864 miles||751 nm|| SE|
|Rarotonga||Sat 7:40 AM||2273 km||1412 miles||1227 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Sun 7:40 AM||2801 km||1740 miles||1512 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Sat 6:40 AM||3299 km||2050 miles||1781 nm|| W|
|Easter Island *||Sat 12:40 PM||3315 km||2060 miles||1790 nm|| ESE|
|Apia *||Sun 7:40 AM||3528 km||2192 miles||1905 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Sun 6:40 AM||3566 km||2216 miles||1925 nm|| W|
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