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 22:50:00 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 22:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 32' ||North|
|Longitude: ||162° 21' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.76 meters/second, 1586.7 km/hour, 986.0 miles/hour or 856.8 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' 43.0"||985.88 mi||west||0° 08' 37.6"||9.89 mi||south||986.18 mi|
|24 hours||10° 51' 21.5"||735.86 mi||east||3° 40' 41.1"||252.80 mi||south||782.13 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Tue 12:50 PM||1184 km||736 miles||639 nm|| NNE|
|Kiritimati||Wed 12:50 PM||1205 km||748 miles||650 nm|| SSE|
|Baker Island||Tue 10:50 AM||2002 km||1244 miles||1081 nm|| SW|
|Midway||Tue 11:50 AM||2420 km||1504 miles||1307 nm|| NW|
|Fakaofo||Wed 11:50 AM||2512 km||1561 miles||1356 nm|| SSW|
|Tarawa||Wed 10:50 AM||2943 km||1829 miles||1589 nm|| WSW|
|Majuro||Wed 10:50 AM||2944 km||1829 miles||1589 nm|| W|
|Apia||Wed 11:50 AM||2992 km||1859 miles||1615 nm|| SSW|
|Funafuti||Wed 10:50 AM||3013 km||1872 miles||1627 nm|| SW|
|Wake Island||Wed 10:50 AM||3430 km||2131 miles||1852 nm|| WNW|
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