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 21:50:00 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 21:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 41' ||North|
|Longitude: ||147° 49' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.53 meters/second, 1585.9 km/hour, 985.4 miles/hour or 856.3 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||16.43 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 42.0"||985.36 mi||west||0° 08' 34.4"||9.82 mi||south||985.66 mi|
|24 hours||10° 51' 37.8"||735.79 mi||east||3° 39' 32.9"||251.50 mi||south||781.68 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Wed 11:50 AM||1511 km||939 miles||816 nm|| SW|
|Honolulu||Tue 11:50 AM||1511 km||939 miles||816 nm|| NW|
|Papeete||Tue 11:50 AM||3237 km||2011 miles||1748 nm|| S|
|Baker Island||Tue 9:50 AM||3413 km||2121 miles||1843 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Wed 10:50 AM||3483 km||2165 miles||1881 nm|| SW|
|Midway||Tue 10:50 AM||3579 km||2224 miles||1932 nm|| NW|
|San Francisco *||Tue 2:50 PM||3839 km||2386 miles||2073 nm|| NE|
|Apia||Wed 10:50 AM||3867 km||2403 miles||2088 nm|| SW|
|Rarotonga||Tue 11:50 AM||3868 km||2404 miles||2089 nm|| SSW|
|Los Angeles *||Tue 2:50 PM||3890 km||2417 miles||2100 nm|| NE|
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