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 04:56:00 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: 47%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 04:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 41' ||South|
|Longitude: ||170° 57' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.22 meters/second, 1541.6 km/hour, 957.9 miles/hour or 832.4 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' 27.2"||15.97 mi||west||0° 00' 06.5"||0.13 mi||south||15.97 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 09.2"||957.70 mi||west||0° 06' 31.0"||7.47 mi||south||957.45 mi|
|24 hours||13° 27' 36.5"||891.96 mi||east||2° 08' 13.9"||146.99 mi||south||898.86 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Pago Pago||Tue 5:56 PM||270 km||168 miles||146 nm|| N|
|Alofi||Tue 5:56 PM||283 km||176 miles||153 nm|| SSE|
|Apia||Wed 5:56 PM||328 km||204 miles||177 nm|| NNW|
|Neiafu||Wed 5:56 PM||388 km||241 miles||209 nm|| SW|
|Pangai||Wed 5:56 PM||498 km||310 miles||269 nm|| SW|
|Nukualofa||Wed 5:56 PM||665 km||413 miles||359 nm|| SW|
|Mata-Utu||Wed 4:56 PM||674 km||419 miles||364 nm|| WNW|
|Fakaofo||Wed 5:56 PM||811 km||504 miles||438 nm|| N|
|Suva||Wed 4:56 PM||1139 km||708 miles||615 nm|| W|
|Rarotonga||Tue 6:56 PM||1280 km||795 miles||691 nm|| ESE|
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