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, August 6, 2013 at 20:50:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at 20:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 49' ||North|
|Longitude: ||133° 16' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.30 meters/second, 1585.1 km/hour, 984.9 miles/hour or 855.9 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' 32.6"||16.42 mi||west||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||south||16.42 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 41.1"||984.84 mi||west||0° 08' 31.1"||9.76 mi||south||985.14 mi|
|24 hours||10° 51' 54.6"||735.73 mi||east||3° 38' 24.0"||250.19 mi||south||781.24 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Tue 10:50 AM||2822 km||1753 miles||1524 nm|| WNW|
|Kiritimati||Wed 10:50 AM||2875 km||1787 miles||1553 nm|| WSW|
|Los Angeles *||Tue 1:50 PM||2896 km||1799 miles||1564 nm|| NNE|
|Hermosillo||Tue 1:50 PM||2999 km||1864 miles||1619 nm|| NE|
|San Francisco *||Tue 1:50 PM||3071 km||1908 miles||1658 nm|| NNE|
|Phoenix||Tue 1:50 PM||3223 km||2003 miles||1740 nm|| NE|
|Las Vegas *||Tue 1:50 PM||3250 km||2020 miles||1755 nm|| NNE|
|Papeete||Tue 10:50 AM||3708 km||2304 miles||2002 nm|| SSW|
|Mexico City *||Tue 3:50 PM||3749 km||2329 miles||2024 nm|| ENE|
|Salt Lake City *||Tue 2:50 PM||3831 km||2380 miles||2068 nm|| NNE|
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