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 Wednesday, August 7, 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 hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, August 7, 2013 at 21:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 01' ||North|
|Longitude: ||136° 57' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.56 meters/second, 1604.0 km/hour, 996.7 miles/hour or 866.1 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' 32.9"||16.61 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.18 mi||south||16.61 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 58.2"||996.64 mi||west||0° 09' 42.5"||11.12 mi||south||996.90 mi|
|24 hours||10° 47' 56.1"||739.74 mi||east||4° 02' 30.5"||277.76 mi||south||793.02 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Thu 11:50 AM||2359 km||1466 miles||1274 nm|| WSW|
|Honolulu||Wed 11:50 AM||2684 km||1668 miles||1449 nm|| NW|
|Papeete||Wed 11:50 AM||3148 km||1956 miles||1700 nm|| SSW|
|Los Angeles *||Wed 2:50 PM||3462 km||2151 miles||1869 nm|| NNE|
|Hermosillo||Wed 2:50 PM||3582 km||2226 miles||1934 nm|| NE|
|San Francisco *||Wed 2:50 PM||3605 km||2240 miles||1947 nm|| NNE|
|Adamstown||Wed 1:50 PM||3735 km||2321 miles||2017 nm|| S|
|Phoenix||Wed 2:50 PM||3804 km||2364 miles||2054 nm|| NE|
|Las Vegas *||Wed 2:50 PM||3820 km||2374 miles||2063 nm|| NNE|
|Rarotonga||Wed 11:50 AM||4086 km||2539 miles||2206 nm|| SW|
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