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 Tuesday, July 16, 2013 at 02:18:00 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: 50%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, July 16, 2013 at 02:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 42' ||South|
|Longitude: ||128° 04' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.59 meters/second, 1586.1 km/hour, 985.6 miles/hour or 856.4 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' 29.8"||16.43 mi||west||0° 00' 09.8"||0.19 mi||south||16.43 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 49.8"||985.44 mi||west||0° 09' 49.9"||11.26 mi||south||985.24 mi|
|24 hours||12° 25' 43.1"||844.85 mi||east||3° 40' 58.9"||253.19 mi||south||876.50 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Mon 6:18 PM||1605 km||997 miles||866 nm|| S|
|Papeete||Mon 4:18 PM||2439 km||1515 miles||1317 nm|| WSW|
|Easter Island||Mon 8:18 PM||2674 km||1661 miles||1444 nm|| SE|
|Kiritimati||Tue 4:18 PM||3526 km||2191 miles||1904 nm|| WNW|
|Rarotonga||Mon 4:18 PM||3580 km||2224 miles||1933 nm|| WSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Mon 8:18 PM||4390 km||2728 miles||2371 nm|| ENE|
|Alofi||Mon 3:18 PM||4585 km||2849 miles||2476 nm|| WSW|
|Mexico City *||Mon 9:18 PM||4601 km||2859 miles||2485 nm|| NE|
|Apia||Tue 3:18 PM||4761 km||2958 miles||2571 nm|| W|
|Honolulu||Mon 4:18 PM||4811 km||2989 miles||2598 nm|| NW|
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