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 04:18:00 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: 51%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, July 16, 2013 at 04:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 02' ||South|
|Longitude: ||157° 04' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.04 meters/second, 1584.1 km/hour, 984.3 miles/hour or 855.4 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' 29.7"||16.41 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||south||16.41 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 41.0"||984.20 mi||west||0° 09' 44.3"||11.16 mi||south||983.99 mi|
|24 hours||12° 29' 36.2"||848.33 mi||east||3° 38' 06.7"||249.91 mi||south||878.79 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Mon 6:18 PM||1083 km||673 miles||585 nm|| SE|
|Rarotonga||Mon 6:18 PM||1166 km||725 miles||630 nm|| SSW|
|Kiritimati||Tue 6:18 PM||1426 km||886 miles||770 nm|| N|
|Fakaofo||Tue 5:18 PM||1563 km||971 miles||844 nm|| W|
|Apia||Tue 5:18 PM||1628 km||1012 miles||879 nm|| WSW|
|Alofi||Mon 5:18 PM||1641 km||1020 miles||886 nm|| SW|
|Nukualofa||Tue 5:18 PM||2236 km||1390 miles||1208 nm|| WSW|
|Baker Island||Mon 4:18 PM||2481 km||1541 miles||1339 nm|| WNW|
|Funafuti||Tue 4:18 PM||2616 km||1626 miles||1413 nm|| W|
|Suva||Tue 4:18 PM||2753 km||1710 miles||1486 nm|| WSW|
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