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 17:50:00 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 17:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 45' ||South|
|Longitude: ||141° 26' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.07 meters/second, 1548.3 km/hour, 962.0 miles/hour or 836.0 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"||16.03 mi||west||0° 00' 07.1"||0.14 mi||south||16.04 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 43.4"||961.84 mi||west||0° 07' 04.3"||8.11 mi||south||961.59 mi|
|24 hours||13° 43' 48.1"||914.22 mi||east||2° 22' 58.3"||163.87 mi||south||923.25 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Taiohae||Sat 8:20 AM||775 km||482 miles||418 nm|| NNE|
|Papeete||Sat 7:50 AM||890 km||553 miles||480 nm|| WSW|
|Adamstown||Sat 9:50 AM||1568 km||975 miles||847 nm|| SE|
|Rarotonga||Sat 7:50 AM||2028 km||1260 miles||1095 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Sun 7:50 AM||2618 km||1627 miles||1414 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Sat 6:50 AM||3045 km||1892 miles||1644 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Sun 7:50 AM||3270 km||2032 miles||1766 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Sun 6:50 AM||3311 km||2057 miles||1788 nm|| W|
|Easter Island *||Sat 12:50 PM||3544 km||2202 miles||1914 nm|| ESE|
|Nukualofa||Sun 6:50 AM||3610 km||2243 miles||1949 nm|| WSW|
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