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 Saturday, August 17, 2013 at 09:10:00 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: 81%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, August 17, 2013 at 09:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 24' ||South|
|Longitude: ||170° 01' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.05 meters/second, 1512.2 km/hour, 939.6 miles/hour or 816.5 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' 23.7"||15.66 mi||west||0° 00' 02.9"||0.06 mi||north||15.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 46.5"||939.42 mi||west||0° 02' 58.2"||3.41 mi||north||939.57 mi|
|24 hours||345° 33' 57.8"||941.88 mi||west||1° 48' 24.4"||124.28 mi||north||955.05 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Vila||Sat 8:10 PM||257 km||160 miles||139 nm|| NW|
|Noumea||Sat 8:10 PM||488 km||304 miles||264 nm|| SW|
|Luganville||Sat 8:10 PM||525 km||326 miles||283 nm|| NW|
|Nadi||Sat 9:10 PM||801 km||498 miles||432 nm|| ENE|
|Lautoka||Sat 9:10 PM||810 km||504 miles||438 nm|| ENE|
|Suva||Sat 9:10 PM||898 km||558 miles||485 nm|| E|
|Honiara||Sat 8:10 PM||1546 km||960 miles||835 nm|| NW|
|Nukualofa||Sat 10:10 PM||1556 km||967 miles||840 nm|| E|
|Funafuti||Sat 9:10 PM||1560 km||969 miles||842 nm|| NE|
|Brisbane||Sat 7:10 PM||1950 km||1212 miles||1053 nm|| WSW|
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