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 22:00:00 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.
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 22:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 39' ||North|
|Longitude: ||150° 14' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.57 meters/second, 1586.1 km/hour, 985.5 miles/hour or 856.4 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' 32.6"||16.43 mi||west||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||south||16.43 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 42.1"||985.45 mi||west||0° 08' 34.9"||9.83 mi||south||985.75 mi|
|24 hours||10° 51' 35.1"||735.80 mi||east||3° 39' 44.3"||251.72 mi||south||781.75 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Wed 12:00 Noon||1336 km||830 miles||722 nm|| SW|
|Honolulu||Tue 12:00 Noon||1343 km||834 miles||725 nm|| NW|
|Baker Island||Tue 10:00 AM||3165 km||1967 miles||1709 nm|| WSW|
|Papeete||Tue 12:00 Noon||3229 km||2006 miles||1744 nm|| S|
|Fakaofo||Wed 11:00 AM||3287 km||2042 miles||1775 nm|| SW|
|Midway||Tue 11:00 AM||3367 km||2092 miles||1818 nm|| NW|
|Apia||Wed 11:00 AM||3687 km||2291 miles||1991 nm|| SW|
|Rarotonga||Tue 12:00 Noon||3784 km||2351 miles||2043 nm|| SSW|
|San Francisco *||Tue 3:00 PM||4004 km||2488 miles||2162 nm|| NE|
|Alofi||Tue 11:00 AM||4024 km||2501 miles||2173 nm|| SSW|
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