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 Sunday, December 29, 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: 11%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, December 29, 2013 at 17:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 07' ||South|
|Longitude: ||125° 18' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.67 meters/second, 1525.2 km/hour, 947.7 miles/hour or 823.5 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' 24.5"||15.80 mi||west||0° 00' 04.6"||0.09 mi||south||15.80 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 35.6"||947.48 mi||west||0° 04' 38.2"||5.31 mi||south||947.29 mi|
|24 hours||14° 29' 56.0"||953.33 mi||east||1° 16' 34.1"||87.78 mi||south||953.83 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Sun 9:40 AM||916 km||569 miles||495 nm|| SSW|
|Easter Island *||Sun 12:40 PM||1916 km||1191 miles||1035 nm|| SE|
|Papeete||Sun 7:40 AM||2571 km||1598 miles||1388 nm|| W|
|Rarotonga||Sun 7:40 AM||3625 km||2252 miles||1957 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Mon 7:40 AM||4148 km||2577 miles||2240 nm|| WNW|
|Galapagos Islands||Sun 11:40 AM||4342 km||2698 miles||2344 nm|| ENE|
|Alofi||Sun 6:40 AM||4697 km||2919 miles||2536 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Mon 7:40 AM||4984 km||3097 miles||2691 nm|| W|
|Mexico City||Sun 11:40 AM||5042 km||3133 miles||2722 nm|| NE|
|Lima||Sun 12:40 PM||5218 km||3242 miles||2818 nm|| E|
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