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 03:08:00 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 03:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 50' ||South|
|Longitude: ||140° 09' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.36 meters/second, 1585.3 km/hour, 985.1 miles/hour or 856.0 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' 29.7"||16.42 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||south||16.42 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 46.2"||984.93 mi||west||0° 09' 47.5"||11.22 mi||south||984.72 mi|
|24 hours||12° 27' 19.9"||846.30 mi||east||3° 39' 48.0"||251.84 mi||south||877.46 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Taiohae||Mon 5:38 PM||215 km||134 miles||116 nm|| NNE|
|Papeete||Mon 5:08 PM||1257 km||781 miles||679 nm|| SW|
|Adamstown||Mon 7:08 PM||1899 km||1180 miles||1025 nm|| SSE|
|Kiritimati||Tue 5:08 PM||2365 km||1470 miles||1277 nm|| NW|
|Rarotonga||Mon 5:08 PM||2391 km||1486 miles||1291 nm|| WSW|
|Alofi||Mon 4:08 PM||3323 km||2065 miles||1794 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Tue 4:08 PM||3409 km||2118 miles||1841 nm|| W|
|Apia||Tue 4:08 PM||3452 km||2145 miles||1864 nm|| W|
|Easter Island||Mon 9:08 PM||3694 km||2295 miles||1995 nm|| ESE|
|Nukualofa||Tue 4:08 PM||3910 km||2430 miles||2111 nm|| WSW|
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