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 14, 2013 at 04:46:00 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: 47%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 04:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 40' ||South|
|Longitude: ||168° 33' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.27 meters/second, 1541.8 km/hour, 958.0 miles/hour or 832.5 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' 27.2"||15.97 mi||west||0° 00' 06.5"||0.13 mi||south||15.97 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 10.0"||957.80 mi||west||0° 06' 32.0"||7.49 mi||south||957.56 mi|
|24 hours||13° 27' 20.0"||891.74 mi||east||2° 08' 39.4"||147.48 mi||south||898.71 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Alofi||Tue 5:46 PM||301 km||187 miles||162 nm|| SSW|
|Pago Pago||Tue 5:46 PM||353 km||219 miles||190 nm|| NW|
|Apia||Wed 5:46 PM||468 km||291 miles||252 nm|| NW|
|Salelologa (Savai'i)||Wed 5:46 PM||511 km||318 miles||276 nm|| NW|
|Neiafu||Wed 5:46 PM||617 km||383 miles||333 nm|| WSW|
|Pangai||Wed 5:46 PM||705 km||438 miles||381 nm|| WSW|
|Nukualofa||Wed 5:46 PM||857 km||533 miles||463 nm|| SW|
|Fakaofo||Wed 5:46 PM||859 km||534 miles||464 nm|| NNW|
|Rarotonga||Tue 6:46 PM||1052 km||654 miles||568 nm|| ESE|
|Suva||Wed 4:46 PM||1393 km||866 miles||752 nm|| W|
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