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 13, 2013 at 04:56:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 36%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at 04:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 39' ||South|
|Longitude: ||176° 16' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.26 meters/second, 1566.9 km/hour, 973.6 miles/hour or 846.1 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' 28.8"||16.23 mi||west||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||south||16.23 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 52.9"||973.47 mi||west||0° 08' 28.1"||9.70 mi||south||973.23 mi|
|24 hours||347° 13' 27.2"||858.85 mi||west||3° 02' 04.5"||208.66 mi||south||878.06 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lautoka||Tue 4:56 PM||455 km||283 miles||246 nm|| SSE|
|Nadi||Tue 4:56 PM||475 km||295 miles||256 nm|| SSE|
|Suva||Tue 4:56 PM||547 km||340 miles||295 nm|| SSE|
|Funafuti||Tue 4:56 PM||653 km||406 miles||353 nm|| NNE|
|Port Vila||Tue 3:56 PM||964 km||599 miles||521 nm|| WSW|
|Luganville||Tue 3:56 PM||1001 km||622 miles||541 nm|| WSW|
|Nukualofa||Tue 5:56 PM||1227 km||762 miles||662 nm|| SE|
|Apia||Tue 5:56 PM||1294 km||804 miles||698 nm|| E|
|Noumea||Tue 3:56 PM||1410 km||876 miles||761 nm|| SW|
|Fakaofo||Tue 5:56 PM||1443 km||897 miles||779 nm|| ENE|
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