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 Monday, July 22, 2013 at 09:00:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, July 22, 2013 at 09:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 36' ||South|
|Longitude: ||140° 17' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.74 meters/second, 1536.2 km/hour, 954.6 miles/hour or 829.5 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' 23.6"||15.91 mi||west||0° 00' 07.5"||0.14 mi||north||15.91 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 46.0"||954.43 mi||west||0° 07' 35.8"||8.71 mi||north||954.79 mi|
|24 hours||14° 11' 24.6"||940.79 mi||east||3° 31' 25.0"||242.28 mi||north||979.22 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Taiohae||Sun 11:30 PM||845 km||525 miles||456 nm|| N|
|Gambier Islands||Midnight Sun-Mon||914 km||568 miles||494 nm|| SE|
|Papeete||Sun 11:00 PM||993 km||617 miles||536 nm|| W|
|Adamstown||Mon 1:00 AM||1414 km||879 miles||764 nm|| SE|
|Rarotonga||Sun 11:00 PM||2115 km||1314 miles||1142 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Mon 11:00 PM||2771 km||1722 miles||1496 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Sun 10:00 PM||3149 km||1957 miles||1700 nm|| W|
|Easter Island||Mon 3:00 AM||3393 km||2108 miles||1832 nm|| ESE|
|Apia||Mon 10:00 PM||3393 km||2108 miles||1832 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Mon 10:00 PM||3447 km||2142 miles||1861 nm|| W|
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